Category Archives: Kner Lab Notes

Kner lab publishes breakthrough applying genetic algorithm technique to adaptive optics for STORM imaging

Peter, Kayvan, Jianquan, and two of their colleagues at the University of Georgia have demonstrated the application of a”genetic algorithm” (GA) technique to adaptive optics (AO) to achieve a 4-fold increase in precision point-localization imaging through 50 microns of central more »

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Kner Lab Achieves Multicolor QDot 3D STORM! Paper in ACS Nano

Congratulations to Jianquan, Kayvan and Peter on the acceptance of their paper, Multicolor 3D Super-Resolution Imaging by Quantum Dot Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy, in ACS Nano. Abstract: We demonstrate multicolor three-dimensional superresolution imaging with quantum dots (QSTORM). By combining quantum more »

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Kner Lab shares QSTORM work at Photonics West

The QSTORM team members from the Kner Lab will be sharing their work at Photonics West this week. On Feb. 7, in a session on Superresolution Microscopy, they will present “Multi-color quantum dot stochastic optical reconstruction microscopy (QSTORM)”. On Feb. more »

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Peter reveals his microscopy secrets in a Museum podcast

As we continue to share the QSTORM story with museum audiences, I interviewed Peter for our Current Science & Technology podcast series. In the podcast, Peter describes some of the challenges researchers face in biological imaging, explains how the STORM more »

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News from Georgia – a QSTORM baby!

Hello everyone, Jianquan’s wife gave birth to a baby girl last Friday! Peter

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The QSTORM “Nanotechnology” Article was published!

Our Nanotechnology paper has been published. It can be found at this link. The following citation can be used: J. Xu, Q. Fan, K.D. Mahajan, G. Ruan, A. Herrington, K.F. Tehrani, P. Kner, J.O. Winter (2014), Micelle-templated composite quantum dots more »

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STORM images by using Alexa 647

We want to share some good STORM images of the microtubule by staining with Alexa 647  on HepG2 cells.    

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‘Nanotechnology’ Article Accepted!

Awesome! —–Original Message—– Sent: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 1:15 PM Subject: Our final decision on your revised article: NANO-102200.R2 Dear Professor Winter, Re: “Micelle-templated composite quantum dots for super-resolution imaging” by Xu, Jianquan; Fan, Qirui; Mahajan, Kalpesh; Ruan, Gang; Herrington, more »

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STORM Images of Muscle Fibers

Below are the STORM images on muscle fibers we took few days ago, because of lower fluorescence intensity, the quality of the storm images are not very good, but we see some two band structures in the red channel, it more »

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Latest STORM Images of HEPG2 cells

Here are two of our recent STORM images, one stained with QD565 (30nM concentration of secondary Antibody), and the other stained with Alexa488 in presence of MEA buffer.

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