Core Facility
Light Microscope Facility at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) Bonn
User/Year
200
Usage Guideline

The Light Microscope Facility (LMF) runs and maintains up to date equipment based on light microscopes. We have currently 20 different advanced microscope systems with a variety of accessory equipment like environmental chambers, fully equipped small animal operation tables or micromanipulators. Our personnel has a broad scientific and technical background to ideally support your experiments. Internal as well as external users can book systems and technical support. The LMF operate on a cost recovery basis – you pay only for the time you have booked.

HEAD OF GROUP

Dr. Hans-Ulrich Fried
POSITION Core Facility Manager
MAIL hans.fried@dzne.de
PHONE +49-228-43302-681

TECHNIQUES

  • Laser Scanning Confocal (LSM)
  • Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence (TIRF)
  • Deconvolution widefield microscopy
  • Stimulated Emission Depletion Microscopy (STED)
  • Functional Imaging of Living Cells
  • Image Analysis
  • Spinning Disc Confocal
  • 2-photon Scanning Confocal (2-P)
  • Single Plane Illumination Microscopy (SPIM)
  • High-throughput Microscopy
  • Non-linear Microscopy Techniques
  • High Speed Confocal (more than 20 Hz full frame)
  • Laser ablation techniques