Microscopy

The Microscopy Core provides access to advanced light and electron microscopes as well as the expertise of dedicated imaging scientists. We provide custom image analysis, comprehensive sample preparation for electron microscopy, as well as clearing and expansion for light microscopy.  Please also take advantage of our imaging-related learning resources.  Are you ready to become a new user?

“For best results, please let us assist you with every step of the imaging process, from sample preparation through quantitative image analysis.”

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For general information: 734-763-1170

For technical questions: 734-936-4912

Email:  microscopy@umich.edu

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Visit our locations:

Biomedical Sciences Research Building (BSRB), Rm A830: 734-763-1170

North Campus Research Complex Building 20 (NCRC), Rm 53S: 734-763-0706

Medical Sciences II (Med Sci II), Rm 5631: 734-647-8150

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Microscopy Core by the Numbers

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Events

  • Illumina RNA-seq Seminar

    Success Factors to Accelerate your Discovery On behalf of your local Illumina team, it gives us great pleasure to invite you to the Illumina RNA-seq Seminar at the University of Michigan on February 5. RNA sequencing (RNA-Seq) continues to revolutionize …

News

  • Discontinuation of Sanger Sequencing, Replacement with External Preferred Vendor

    Quick Facts Sanger sequencing services to be discontinued at the University of Michigan in early 2020 Negotiations with external service providers are currently in progress Sanger sequencing services will continue at the Advanced Genomics Core until the transition is final …

           
  • Core Holiday Hours for December 2019

    As in past years, many staff in the BRCF will be using university season days between December 25th and January 1st. The schedule for individual cores during the holidays is as follows: Advanced Genomics Core (B14 NCRC) Advanced Genomics Core …