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ALIS Director aligning optics. Photo: Mike Truell

Director Receives Imaging Award from Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Associate Research Professor Martin Fischer has received an Imaging Scientist Award from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. The Initiative, founded by Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan, seeks to find new ways to leverage technology, community-driven solutions, and collaboration to... Read More »

New Advanced Microscopy Facility

Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Duke has begun construction of a significant new research facility called the Advanced Light-Imaging Spectroscopy facility, or ALIS. The facility will feature a novel lattice light-sheet microscopy, a multimodal pump-probe, and a deep-tissue serial sectioning microscope. The facility is part of... Read More »