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Live-cell Imaging

A closer look at past efforts, modern challenges, and future advances

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Live-cell imaging has evolved from allowing researchers to observe large-scale changes in living cells to capturing subtle changes in dynamic cellular processes. Today, live-cell imaging coupled with high-content analysis enables researchers to extract quantitative data in real-time, facilitating groundbreaking discoveries in health and basic research. Modern live-cell imaging systems can capture rapid cellular events, track cell movement, monitor protein signaling, screen cell health, and much more.

Download this eBook from The Scientist and PerkinElmer to discover

  • Early attempts at live-cell imaging
  • Key challenges and considerations for live-cell imaging
  • A guide for choosing the appropriate imaging system and optimizing cell health
  • Advances in live-cell imaging technology