Caroline Seydel is a freelance science writer in Los Angeles, California, where she lives with her husband and three children.

Quantum Dots Get Wet

Science  04 Apr 2003

New coatings protect nanocrystals from the watery environment of the cell and pave the way for widespread use of the versatile fluorescent clusters in biology. These so-called quantum dots could replace traditional organic dyes for some types of imaging studies. Read More