Core Facility
Imaging Facility, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics
User/Year
100
Usage Guideline

The facility maintains 9 advanced light microscopes with accessory equipment and supports users from its host institute in image acquisition and analysis. Besides individual training sessions on the usage of microscopes and image analysis programs, the Imaging Facility spreads knowledge on microscopy techniques and relevant applications at the institute’s seminars, courses and other events. Imaging Facility also contributes to method development. The Imaging Facility is a member of the German Bioimaging Network and MIAP (Microscopy and Image Analysis Platform, the regional tri-national network for scientific infrastructure of imaging-based life science sites, www.miap.eu).

HEAD OF GROUP

Sergiy Avilov
POSITION Dr
MAIL avilov@ie-freiburg.mpg.de
PHONE +49 761 5108-313

TECHNIQUES

  • Laser Scanning Confocal (LSM)
  • Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence (TIRF)
  • Photoactivated Localization Microscopy (PALM)
  • Spinning Disc Confocal
  • Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy (STORM)
  • Structured Illumination Microscopy (SIM)
  • other
  • Light Sheet Fluorescence
  • Multi-photon microscopy