This article was originally published in Start Up
Electron microscopes are widely used in many industries, but have limited presence in life sciences labs because of their cost and inability to easily analyze wet samples, which are pervasive in biology. Quantomix's founders, two physicists, developed a capsule that enables electron microscopes to view intact wet samples, with only slight loss of resolution. It could greatly expand the use of electron microscopes in research and also clinical diagnostics.
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