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Synonyms for ultramicroscope

light microscope that uses scattered light to show particles too small to see with ordinary microscopes

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Developers of modern microscopy solutions for the life sciences, LaVision BioTec, report on the work in the research center which is studying the molecular mechanisms of tumor invasion using an UltraMicroscope for improved imaging of cells.
In this way, colloidal particles, invisible to ordinary microscopes, could be seen, in what Zsigmondy called an ultramicroscope.
For his work on colloids with his ultramicroscope, Zsigmondy was awarded the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1925.