October 21, 2019, via Nikon Small World
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We’re happy to announce that we’ve updated our article on Single-Molecule Super-Resolution Imaging. This article now contains an in-depth discussion of sample preparation, including near-comprehensive tables listing known fluorescent probes and buffer systems for single molecule localization microscopies.
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Vary numerical aperture, magnification, and video coupler size to match camera resolution.
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