Microscopy goes cold: secrets of frozen viruses
Presenter: Tony Crowther
Published: January 2010
Age: 18-22 and upwards
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Source/institution: Royal Society
Viruses are a major cause of death and disease. Too small to be seen by light microscopy, they were first visualised about 50 years ago by electron microscopy. Dr. Crowther describes his work on the development of the methods and illustrates how he has applied them to hepatitis B virus.