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Optical Society of America

Holographic UV Laser Microsurgery - Color

Caption: Time-lapse microscopy of a fruit fly epithelium in which a single cell is isolated from the remainder of the cell sheet using a single holographically-shaped laser pulse. Progression in time is color-coded from blue to red to white.

Credit: Aroshan K. Jayasinghe.

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