imaging
Cortex Tour
Cortex Tour
Kelly Rae Chi | Nov 1, 2013
Travel through the outer layers of a mouse brain thanks to array tomography and Stanford University's Stephen Smith.
Mental Clarity
Mental Clarity
Kelly Rae Chi | Nov 1, 2013
Karl Deisseroth and his team at Stanford University make mouse brains transparent to explore their inner workings.
Synapses on Stage
Synapses on Stage
Kelly Rae Chi | Nov 1, 2013
Light microscopy techniques that spotlight neural connections in the brain
Tau Ligand Reveals Tangles In Vivo
Tau Ligand Reveals Tangles In Vivo
Kerry Grens | Sep 18, 2013
In living humans, researchers image snarls of tau, one of the proteins associated with Alzheimer's disease.
Book Excerpt from <em>Paul Lauterbur and the Invention of MRI</em>
Book Excerpt from Paul Lauterbur and the Invention of MRI
M. Joan Dawson | Sep 1, 2013
In Chapter 6, “The first fruitful weeks,” author M. Joan Dawson describes her late husband’s first steps in the invention of a revolutionary imaging technology.
A New Way of Seeing
A New Way of Seeing
M. Joan Dawson | Sep 1, 2013
Inspiration and controversy attended the birth of magnetic resonance imaging, a diagnostic technology that changed the course of human medicine.
The Art of Science
The Art of Science
Chris Palmer | Jun 21, 2013
Princeton scientists and engineers create a stunning collection of scientific images better suited for a gallery than a lab meeting.
Father of Crystallography Dies
Father of Crystallography Dies
Jeffrey Denoncourt | Jun 17, 2013
Nobel Laureate Jerome Karle has passed away at age 94.
Snapshots of Shifting Bonds
Snapshots of Shifting Bonds
Dan Cossins | Jun 3, 2013
Researchers use atomic force microscopy to produce stunning images of a molecule reconfiguring its atomic bonds.
 
Dead or Alive?
Dead or Alive?
Ruth Williams | Jun 1, 2013
Scientists create nontoxic pH nanosensors to assess viability of transplanted therapeutic cells.