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Nanotomography comes of age

The use of X-rays to construct three-dimensional tomographic images is well established in medicine. The same principle is being extended to the nanoscale, bringing us startlingly accurate pictures of tiny objects.

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Figure 1: Plug away.
Figure 2: Nanoscale bio-tomography.


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Attwood, D. Nanotomography comes of age. Nature 442, 642–643 (2006).

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