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Image of the Day
Image of the Day: Infection Imaging
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Mar 22, 2018
A new technique could allow researchers to better understand bacteria-host interactions over the course of an infection.
Image of the Day: Mosquito Brain
Staff | Mar 6, 2018
Researchers have constructed the first neuroanatomy atlas of a female mosquito’s brain.
Image of the Day: DNA Knitter
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Feb 27, 2018
Researchers show how condensin complexes organize DNA in real time.
Image of the Day: Inner Glow
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Feb 26, 2018
Researchers engineered a system for bioluminescent imaging that is as much as 1,000 times stronger than existing methods.
Image of the Day: Calcium Signaling
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Feb 20, 2018
Researchers used light-sheet microscopy to form 3-D images of the process in primary cortical neurons from embryonic rats.
Image of the Day: Feather Mites
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Feb 19, 2018
Researchers used scanning electron microscopy to peer at bugs on several hummingbird species.
Image of the Day: Cell Division
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Feb 5, 2018
A combination of imaging techniques allows researchers to observe subcellular processes within organisms.
Image of the Day: Actin Burst
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Dec 6, 2017
Researchers are looking at actin polymerization and calcium uptake in human cells to study mitochondrial division.
Optical Cell Sorting
Rachel Berkowitz | Dec 1, 2017
Researchers are using light and new image processing tools for label-free cell characterization.
Image of the Day: Cell Dance
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Nov 24, 2017
Scientists develop a micropatterning device to study cell behavior.