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Harald Rose

"There was no physical law to prevent it."

Harald Rose’s comment when asked why he continued to pursue a higher resolution electron microscope in spite of struggles for funding and that many others had given up. Rose with Maximilian Haider and Knut Urban succeeded in developing aberration-corrected electron optics which increased the resolution of electron microscopes to the subatomic level

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Neuroscience’s Block Party

This is an easy to read overview of Serial block-face electron microscopy (SBEM). SBEM is where a utralmicrotome holding and embedded sample stained with metal ions is placed in the chamber of scanning electron microscope is providing high resolution images of cellular and subcellular organizaition.

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