- 2.2: General Staining Methods
- To properly visualize a microbe under a microscope, microbiologists use an array of stains to highlight cells and structures.
- 2.3: Microscopy
- Microscopes allow for magnification and visualization of cells and cellular components that cannot be seen with the naked eye.
Thumbnail: A compound microscope in a Biology lab. Image used with permission (CC -BY-SA 4.0; Acagastya).