MicrobeHunter Magazine (March 2014)

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Volume 4, Number 3, March 2014
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At this point I would also like to encourage all readers to participate by writing articles (short and long). Read the submissions page for more information.


Trypanosoma brucei gambiense
Trypanosoma brucei gambiense is a blood parasite causing the sleeping sickness.
Oliver Kim

Effects on the Image of Microscope Condenser Adjustment
It is necessary to correctly adjust the condenser for obtaining the best image quality.
Rashid Nassar

What Camera and Adaper work best for (my) Photomicrography?
Finding the right camera and adapter combination is not an easy task. Even eyepieces of the same magnification made by different companies can produce surprisingly different results.
Carl Hennig

Slide Staining: different stains and their uses
Sometimes it is necessary to stain the specimens before microscopic observations. Different stains chemically react with different parts of a cell and
therefore make different structures visible.
Charisa Wernick

Staining Cheek Cells with Ink
Oliver Kim

Observing the Growth Velocity of Fungal Mycelia
You can observe the growth of fungal mycelia under a microscope. This way it is possible to determine the speed at which they grow.
Matej Pašák

Rashid Nassar

Simple an useful Micro-tools for Microscopy
In this article I want to show how I make some of my own micro-tools, very easy and with only few materials. These tools greatly facilitate microscopic work.
Roland Luts