Imaging Cellular Proteins and Structures: Smaller, Brighter, and Faster

Erik Snapp

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Liver
Subtitle of host publicationBiology and Pathobiology: Fifth Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9780470723135
StatePublished - Oct 6 2009


  • Confocal and multiphoton microscopy
  • Hepatocytes in exploring fundamental problems in cell biology
  • High-speed imaging
  • Imaging cellular proteins and structures-smaller, brighter, and faster
  • Light microscopes-powerful tools for cell biologists
  • Near-field scanning optical microscopy (NSOM) instrument
  • Organelle and protein structure and dynamics and fluorescent protein tool box
  • PA-GFP fluorescence emission
  • Popular fluorophores-fluorescein isothiocyanate (FITC), rhodamine, Alexa dyes, and green fluorescent protein (GFP)
  • Super-resolution microscopy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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