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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 an image of a degenerating retina. DAPI is in blue and cone arrestin in red. The green cell is an amacrine cell that was expressing GFP. The image was acquired in the BIF using the LSM710 confocal microscope, deconvolved with HuygensPro, and rendered with Imaris.

Image contributed by Emilia A. Zin from the Flannery Lab.

Thu, Nov 1, 2018