Small-angle scattering experiments on biological materials using synchrotron radiation

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This article describes an alternative approach to small-angle scattering experiments on biological specimens. The method makes use of the unique properties of synchrotron radiation and provides very fast data acquisition with good resolution. Preliminary experiments on rat-tail tendon are described.

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