Fungi: Micro & Macro

Today we released our fungi section in strucTEM Measure: an exciting journey of discovery through the microscopic works of art in the fungi world.

Fungal microscopy is not only exciting, it is also very useful: it allows Read more

Mold on mushroom

Our maroon mushroom stayed ways too long in the refrigerator and was all the sudden full of mold. Annoying!In the SEM however the molds look really nice.Concerning the determination we have no clue….We are grateful for every tip

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Fungal spores as nanomaterial?

The tiny nanospheres shown in the scanning electron microscope are spores of a puffball, a fungus genus from the mushroom-like order.Because of their uniform size and shape retention after carbonization, researchers are considering their use as nano-biocarbon. E.g., in Read more