New in the News Center: SLAC Snapshot - Making Chemical Maps

July 21, 2011

Staff scientist Sam Webb places a sample into an X-ray absorption experimental station (Beamline 2-3) at the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL). This endstation was used to take data for a NASA-funded experiment looking at bacteria found in Mono Lake, CA that substitute arsenic for phosphorous within their DNA.

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