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Tiny thermometers used in living cells

Nanometre-scale thermometers that operate with millikelvin sensitivity have now been made from diamond crystals. The devices have been used to measure temperature gradients in living cells. See Letter p.54

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Figure 1: Temperature measurements in living cells.


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