A 3-D Image of a Cell (With a Cross-Section) (image) Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Share Print E-Mail Caption Using a holographic microscope and a rotating laser beam, this image of a full living cell can be computed in minutes. The user can choose any section to see what is inside -- such as the nucleus (left) and its genetic material. Credit Yann Cotte - Fatih Toy - EPFL Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.