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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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Streptomyces spores on the sorghum root surface. This image was acquired in the BIF using a Zeiss LSM710 confocal microscope and displayed using Imaris software.

Image contributed by Ling Xu and Zhaobin Dong of the Coleman-Derr Lab

Thu, Jun 1, 2017