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Carnegie Mellon researchers to demonstrate autonomous robotthat will seek life in Atacama Desert
...rom NASA to develop fluorescent dyes and automated microscopes
that the robot will use to locate various forms of life. A solar-powered, autonomous rover like its predecessor Hyperion, Zoë is expected to travel 2 kilometers each solar day, with a maximum speed of 100 centimeters per second. By cont...
Shedding new light on biology
...o the specimen. "Over the years we've seen current microscopes
falling short of what the scientists need. We desi...iewed under the microscope, something that current microscopes
do not allow. SPIM also minimizes the amount of light-induced damage and extends the life of the sam...
ASU researchers demonstrate new technique that improves the power of atomic force micrscopy
...t could vastly improve the ability of atomic force microscopes
to "see" the chemical composition of a sample, fol...sitivity in much the way colored dyes gave optical microscopes
optical sensitivity for much larger objects (~1 micron)." Atomic force microscopes
provide images on...
NIGMS funds Center for Quantitative Biology
...t cells. The researchers will use state-of-the-art microscopes
and imaging tools to examine molecules in living cells and tissues. They will also create gene chips to study the activities of genes from viruses, bacteria, yeast, mice, rats and humans. A key feature of the project is the use of advanced computat...
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