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Senior Fellows are distinguished scientists based in New York City. Junior Fellows are outstanding young scientists who receive support from the foundation for three years to conduct independent research at an institution of higher learning in New York City, with no teaching obligations.Learn More
Rather than relying on optics, the microscopy system offers a chemically encoded way to map biomolecules’ relative positions.
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