Electron microscope makes big impression at Maine schools | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

Electron microscope makes big impression at Maine schools | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram.

USM scientists are making the portable electron microscope available to middle and high school classrooms across Maine as part of an educational outreach program for the university’s Virology and Electron Microscopy Laboratory.

The program is sponsored by a five-year, $1.3 million Science Education Partnership Award from the National Center for Research Resources, a branch of the National Institutes of Health.

For more information contact: victor.seriojr@maine.edu