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We are working on FocalPlane, a new community site hosted by Journal of Cell Science, for anyone with an interest in microscopy. The site, which will be launched in summer 2020, will provide a trusted, curated and centralised place to connect people, resources and information within the microscopy community.

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Download our poster

Spread the word about FocalPlane. Download and print our poster to put it up on your institution’s noticeboard.

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Follow @focalplane_jcs for the latest about the site build, to discover the exciting features being developed and to learn more about the team behind FocalPlane, including our Scientific Advisory Board.

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Join us for our regular microscopy-themed Journal Club.

Microscopy collection

For Open Access Week 2019 we created a special collection about microscopy research, including articles from our five journals. All articles are free to read and share.

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