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The word microscope is derived from the Greek “mikros”, meaning small and, “skopein” meaning to see.

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ASU receives $12.5 million for the development of new Biological Integration Institute

ASU receives $12.5 million for the development of new Biological Integration Institute

Researchers capture the assembly of ribosomes within human cells

Researchers capture the assembly of ribosomes within human cells

Novel process enables 3D imaging of human organs with micrometer resolution

Novel process enables 3D imaging of human organs with micrometer resolution

Scientists discover how thousands of tiny anchors help the cells stay put and resist disruptions

Scientists discover how thousands of tiny anchors help the cells stay put and resist disruptions

Food science principles help explain the biology behind cellular compartments

Food science principles help explain the biology behind cellular compartments

Pairing microscopy with AI to develop a rapid, accurate COVID-19 test

Pairing microscopy with AI to develop a rapid, accurate COVID-19 test

Imaging technique can help visualize ultrastructural changes to dendritic spines in nanoscale resolution

Imaging technique can help visualize ultrastructural changes to dendritic spines in nanoscale resolution

Study details the role of PANoptosome in activating innate immune response

Study details the role of PANoptosome in activating innate immune response

Researchers discover new pathway used by cells to remove cellular waste

Researchers discover new pathway used by cells to remove cellular waste

Novel method improves the resolution of hard X-ray nanotomography

Novel method improves the resolution of hard X-ray nanotomography

Study unravels new aspects of prions causing untreatable neurodegenerative conditions

Study unravels new aspects of prions causing untreatable neurodegenerative conditions

Study utilizes scanning probe microscopy to analyze organ-on-a-chip

Study utilizes scanning probe microscopy to analyze organ-on-a-chip

Scientists develop a novel approach to analyze tumor evolution

Scientists develop a novel approach to analyze tumor evolution

New system solves 3D structures of RNA-only molecules with unprecedented speed and accuracy

New system solves 3D structures of RNA-only molecules with unprecedented speed and accuracy

Scientists develop new tool to identify neuronal proteins in animal models

Scientists develop new tool to identify neuronal proteins in animal models

Researchers characterize a new membrane found within the pollen grain

Researchers characterize a new membrane found within the pollen grain

Study on protein complex could help support cancer prevention efforts, drug development

Study on protein complex could help support cancer prevention efforts, drug development

New microscopy method to observe the movement of fast biological processes in 3D

New microscopy method to observe the movement of fast biological processes in 3D

Researchers employ 3D holographic microscopy to visualize bioplastic in living cells

Researchers employ 3D holographic microscopy to visualize bioplastic in living cells

Study identifies the role of lysosomes in the spread of Parkinson’s disease

Study identifies the role of lysosomes in the spread of Parkinson’s disease