Core Facility
CECAD (Excellence Cluster for Aging Research), University of Cologne
User/Year
300
Usage Guideline
"Canonical" imaging core facility (fee for service etc.)

HEAD OF GROUP

Dr. Astrid Schauss
POSITION Imaging Facility Director
MAIL aschauss@uni-koeln.de
PHONE +49 221 478 840 27

TECHNIQUES

  • Laser Scanning Confocal (LSM)
  • Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence (TIRF)
  • Deconvolution widefield microscopy
  • Stimulated Emission Depletion Microscopy (STED)
  • Single Molecule Imaging Techniques
  • Functional Imaging of Living Cells
  • Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy
  • Image Analysis
  • Correlative Light and Electron Microscopy (CLEM)
  • Cryo-Ultramicrotomy (Tokuyasu technique)
  • Histological staining
  • Spinning Disc Confocal
  • 2-photon Scanning Confocal (2-P)
  • Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy (STORM)
  • High-throughput Microscopy
  • Non-linear Microscopy Techniques
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)
  • Laser ablation techniques
  • Ultramicrotomy
  • High-Pressure Freezing (HPF)
  • Fluorescence-Lifetime Imaging Microscopy (FLIM)
  • Embedding (Epon/Paraffin/PLT)