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Microscopy Facilities
at the University of California, Berkeley

There are three core laboratories on campus that offer expertise, instruction, and instrumentation in optical microscopy for research.

The Biological Imaging Facility is a core microscope imaging lab at the University of California, Berkeley.
The BIF specializes in Widefield, Confocal, Deconvolution, Spinning Disk, and Super-Resolution fluorescence microscopy
(SIM, PALM, TIRF).

Past IOMs
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Longisection of paraffin embedded root nodule stained with Sharman's Tannic Acid Orange G series. The sample was prepared using the microwave method. This sample was imaged on the AxioImager M1 microscope using the QImaging camera and IVision software.

Image submitted by Scott Behie from the Traxler Lab.

Sat, Sep 2, 2017