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Holographic microscopy to investigate cell stress

19.02.2019

Image: The two light paths of a cell ; Copyright: Yen Strandqvist

The two light paths are in phase, until one passes through the yeast cell sample. As the cell is subjected to stress, it is possible to read the changes in its properties through the resultant variations in beam phase offsets.