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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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This is a mouse retina that has been injected with 7m8-pGLAST-ChR2(C128S/D156A)-Venus, the antibodies are anti-GFP in red and anti-glutamine synthetase in green, and the nuclei are stained with DAPI. The image was captured on the LSM710 confocal microscope in the BIF.

Image contributed by Cameron Baker of the Flannery Lab.

Thu, Nov 30, 2017