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Electron Microscopy

  1. John J Bozzola

Published Online: 25 JUL 2001

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0002640

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How to Cite

Bozzola, J. J. 2001. Electron Microscopy. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 JUL 2001

Abstract

Electron microscopy is a technology for examining the extremely fine detail or ultrastructure of biological specimens for use in research and medical situations.

Keywords:

  • ultrastructure;
  • scanning;
  • transmission;
  • high resolution;
  • high magnification;
  • cytology;
  • cells;
  • microscope;
  • micrograph