Monthly Archives: May 2011

Qdots in muscle– Julia and Cally

This past week we injected the qdots that Kalpesh from Dr. Winter’s lab gave us. Each qdot was surrounded in a micelle to prevent it from interacting with the water. We were able to see the qdots once we injected more »

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Injecting Winter lab Qdots – Julia and Cally

This week we are working on injecting qdots into zebrafish tissue. Previously we tried injecting qdots that we ordered from Invitrogen, but we weren’t able to see them once they entered tissue. We think this is because they were too more »

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Interesting article on quantum dot-based nanoscopy

Haven’t got to read into details yet, but thought might be interesting to all: Quantum Dot Blueing and Blinking Enables Fluorescence Nanoscopy Patrick Hoyer,†,‡,| Thorsten Staudt,†,‡,| Johann Engelhardt,†,‡ and Stefan W. Hell*,†,‡,§ †German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Optical Nanoscopy Division, more »

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