Microscopy Facility

Services & Instrumentation

The Microscopy Facility offers state-of-the-art instruments to meet all of your imaging needs. Our staff provides training, assistance, and expertise to ensure you receive the highest quality data. Research instruments and services offered at the Microscopy Facility include:

Electron Microscopes

Fluorescence and Confocal Microscopes

Super Resolution Microscopes

Acquired via an NSF-MRI award (PI: Charlie Anderson), these two microscopes feature super resolution technology, which enables one to obtain fluorescence images at a resolution beyond the diffraction limit (~250 nm) of light. The microscopes are located in MSC N-030E. 

Laser-Capture Microdissection

Accessory Equipment

Equipment available at the Microscopy Facility to assist in sample preparation: microtomes, microwave, tissue processor, etc.

  • Accessory equipment