Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Biotechnology New laser system allows for prolonged examination of living cells MASAAKI DEMURA, Nikkei staff writer March 13, 2015 13:00 JST | Japan
TOKYO -- A new super high-resolution microscope that uses two lasers has been developed by a research team led by professor Takayoshi Kobayashi at Tokyo's University of Electro-Communications.
A sample on the right is observed by irradiation from two kinds of laser on the left.
The new microscope makes it possible to observe cells and tissue of living creatures in color at a resolution of 100 nanometers.
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