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BioGraph goes Open Source

After more than five years in commercial development, Spiral Genetics has released version 7 of our BioGraph genomic analysis platform. It’s now free for academic …
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Spiders, spinnerets, spigots, and silk

I’ve seen many fascinating things under the scanning electron microscope. Pollen, various crystals, diatoms, and even viral particles. But nothing could have prepared me for …
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SEM beam alignment: The Happy Place

Aligning Milly’s electron beam is tricky business. It’s a process involving hours (or even days!) of pain and uncertainty that might, just possibly, result in …
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Pollen

Enjoy some random pollen samples. Lily pollen, ~750xLily pollen, 2300xForget-me-not and other (larger) random pollen for scale, ~1100xForget-me-not pollen, ~20,000xForget-me-not pollen, ~20,000xRandom pollen, ~2300xRandom pollen, ~17,000xVarious …
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