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Network Principal Investigator Professor Peter Lee and his collaborators were awarded $1m by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

15 January 2021

Hierarchical Phase-Contrast Tomography (HiP-CT)
Hierarchical Phase-Contrast Tomography (HiP-CT)

Professor Peter Lee (UCL) and Professor Rebecca Shipley (UCL) together with Dr Paul Tafforeau (ESRF) are leading the imaging research project, which will enable cellular-level imaging anywhere in whole organisms, including human organs. The imaging will provide new insights into our health and the nature of diseases. Results from feasibility studies have shown that it can reveal damage caused by Covid-19 on human lungs in unprecedented detail, offering more information on the effects of the virus. More details at the press release.

Updated by: Ruikang Xue