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The Croonian lecture 2006. Structure of the living cell.

Abstract:

The smallest viable unit of life is a single cell. To understand life, we need to visualize the structure of the cell as well as all cellular components and their complexes. This is a formidable task that requires sophisticated tools. These have developed from the rudimentary early microscopes of 350 years ago to a toolbox that includes electron microscopes, synchrotrons, high magnetic fields and vast computing power. This lecture briefly reviews the development of biophysical tools and illus...

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10.1098/rstb.2006.1960

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Journal:
Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences
Volume:
363
Issue:
1502
Pages:
2379-2391
Publication date:
2008-07-05
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EISSN:
1471-2970
ISSN:
0962-8436
URN:
uuid:e6c9127e-a290-47ef-b4b3-4fc95d89b82f
Source identifiers:
246526
Local pid:
pubs:246526

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