Center for Advanced Microscopy and Nikon Imaging Center

    Equipment/facility: Facility

      Description

      The Center for Advanced Microscopy (CAM) at Northwestern offers state-of-the art instrumentation and services for the study of biological processes at the whole animal, tissue, cellular and subcellular levels. The facility’s basic services include electron microscopy, super resolution microscopy (SIM & STORM), fluorescent laser scanning and spinning disk microscopy, fluorescent lifetime imaging, fluorescence correlation spectroscopy microscopy, automated high throughput tissue cytometry, laser capture microdissection, mutliphoton imaging, and whole animal bioluminescent and fluorescent imaging.

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      microscopy
      animals
      SIM
      cytometry
      metal spinning
      lasers
      electron microscopy
      life (durability)
      fluorescence
      scanning
      spectroscopy