February, 2018
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Google builds microscope to detect cancer

Rebecca Pool
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 13:45

Modified Nikon Eclipse uses artificial intelligence and augmented reality display to reveal tumours in real-time.

'Accidental' enzyme guzzles plastic bottles

Rebecca Pool
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:15

Synchrotron researchers create mutant enzyme that quickly digests PET plastic.




WITec GmbH Webinar: Correlative microscopy is a hybrid approach that looks at a sample with different microscope technologies, each optimized individually then later linked for a far...



In this webinar, we shall be introducing the Oxford Instruments CMOS-based EBSD detector range and discussing the technological...



In this webinar, we'll review EDS and EBSD technologies and the key parameters that influence performance.

Upcoming events



This meeting will emphasize the areas of cryo-EM that go beyond what has become the low-hanging fruit of determining structures...



The 6-day, biennial meeting is the premier international gathering of 200+ interdisciplinary researchers, in the fields of high...


AFM tip reveals bonds as never seen before

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 11:30

Rebecca Pool

A new copper oxide probe tip images molecular structures with 'extraordinary' stability.

Nanoflowers boost energy storage

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 21:45

Rebecca Pool

Polymer nanoflowers designed for efficient electrodes.

World first images of cells 'nibbling' brain synapses

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:30

Rebecca Pool

Correlative microscopy reveals how glial cells help synapses to grow and rearrange.

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