Monthly Archives: March 2013

INSPIRE Letter of Intent – Response from NSF

Well…at least we tried. -J ****** Dear Dr. Winter, Thank you for submitting your Track 2 Letter of Intent No. L02382918 INSPIRE Track 2: QSTORM- Quantum Dot and Adaptive Optics-Based In vivo Super-Resolution Imaging, to the INSPIRE program. Unfortunately, after more »

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New STORM imaging techniques bring startling insight to the role of actin in nerve cell cytoskeletal structure

Xiaowei Zhuang’s group at Harvard used an enhanced STORM technique to achieve close to 10 nm 3D resolution of the cytoskeletal structures of nerve cell axons and dendrites, and there was a surprising discovery. Each axonal shaft is wrapped in more »

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Sending Rabbit Psoas Samples to Georgia

Hi All, We sent one slide to Peter’s lab last week, and now are finally in a position to send Alexa-stained rabbit psoas samples regularly. Peter –Let us know when you want double stained material. Alexa 488 and ?? Otherwise more »

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