Diamond sheds light on basic building blocks of life

01/03/2013 06:39

by Staff Writers
London, UK (SPX) Feb 28, 2013

The UK's national synchrotron facility, Diamond Light Source, is now the first and only place in Europe where pathogens requiring Containment Level 3 - including serious viruses such as those responsible for AIDS, Hepatitis and some types of flu - can be analysed at atomic and molecular level using synchrotron light. [Read more] ...