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Contact: Dr. Johan Lundin
University of Helsinki

Stripped Mobile Phone Camera Turned into a Mini-Microscope

Caption: The test sample is placed directly on the exposed surface of the image sensor chip after removal of the optics.The resolution of such mini-microscopes is dependent on the pixel size of the sensor, but sufficient for identification of several pathogenic parasites.

Credit: Johan Lundin Lab / Photographer: Heli Vilmi

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