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August 2, 2021

Microscopy system images individual molecules in 3D

A new microscopy system that can image individual molecules in 3D and capture the way they "wobble" uses a specially engineered glass plate developed by optical scientists.

[Research supported by U.S. National Science Foundation grant PHY 1507278.]

Learn more in the University of Rochester news story Finally, a way to see molecules 'wobble.' (Date image taken: October 2020; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Aug. 2, 2021)

Credit: University of Rochester photo/J. Adam Fenster

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