The Facility is specialized in four clusters – optical microscopy, electron microscopy, histology and flow cytometry – equipped with confocal microscopes, research fluorescence microscopes, transmission- and scanning electron microscopes, flow cytometers and a cell sorter, and whose research staff is engaged in experimentation, training, project collaboration and consultation.
Picture of the Month
Human macrophages infected by Shigella bacteria. The cells were cultured in a chamber slide and processed for transmission electron microscopy. Shigella can be seen in some macrophages. Bar= 3 um. The image was taken with a JEOL JEM1200 EX II microscope by Greg Ning.