About the Light Microscopy Core

The Light Microscopy Core serves the research community of the University of Kentucky by providing access to advanced fluorescence microscopes. The facility provides training and expertise in a range of fluorescence based techniques.


hours location


The facility is accessible at any time to members of the UK community that have an appropriate identification badge. Technical assistance is available on weekdays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.


The Light Microscopy core is located in room 001 of the Peter P. Bosomworth Health Sciences Research Building (HSRB), at 1095 Veterans Drive, next to the Veterans Administration Hospital, and across University Drive from the Blanding/Kirwan Complex. Room 001 is located in the basement.