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Macro or micro?

image of dragonfly wing

Satellite imagery and electron micrographs test your sense of scale.

October 21, 2013

When Stephen Young and Paul Kelly, two Salem State University professors noticed similar patterns in both satellite imagery and scanning electron micrographs, they created over 50 images that test your sense of scale.

Students use SEM to complete independant projects

oriental rat flea

Parasitology students examine halibut parasite, Oriental rat flea

April 22, 2013

Two students from Dr. Granath’s Fall 2011 Parasitology class used the Hitachi SEM to complete independent projects.

S. mansoni cercaria emerging from intermediate snail host

S. mansoni cercaria emerging fromsnail host

S. mansoni cercaria emerging from their intermediate snail host Biomphalari glabrata

September 27, 2012

In a continuing collaboration with Dr. Fred Lewis at The Biomedical Research Institute (BRI), Rockville, MD we have recently used the Hitachi SEM to obtain images of S. mansoni cercaria emerging from the tegument of their intermediate snail host Biomphalari glabrata.

Western Fisheries Research Center

Viral particles in herring red blood cells.

Western Fisheries Research Center

August 1, 2012

The Western Fisheries Research Center located in Seattle, WA is a component of the US Geological Survey.