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- Technologies – Advantages and disadvantages
- Flow cytometry – a "zero order" imaging device
- Scanning and Transmission electron microscopy
- Confocal microscopy – one and two-photon
- Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Imaging
- Atomic Force Microscopy
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