Light Microscopy Core

Light Microscopy Core Who We Are

The primary mission of light microscopy core is to support the optical imaging needs of the UK research community by assisting them in obtaining, analyzing, and quantifying high quality images and data. The facility provides access to and expertise in a wide range of advanced imaging instrumentation that include confocal, multiphoton, and super resolution microscopes. 

Facility News

The Light Microscopy core is sponsoring a Zeiss Multiphoton workshop from August 27 to August 31. Zeiss imaging specialists will be on hand for sample specific training to demonstrate the microscope capabilities and to optimize experimental conditions for user samples. If you are interested in taking part in the workshop please contact Thomas Wilkop (


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