The Microscopy Core Facility provides experimental consultation, fee-for-service imaging assistance, and training in and access to several imaging platforms, image acquisition equipment and data analysis software packages. Access is typically reserved for KI members. In some circumstances, access may be available to non-member MIT users (details available on request from the Facility Coordinator).
light and epifluorescence microscopy
deconvolution-based microscopy for sensitive, high-resolution fluorescence imaging
spinning disk confocal microscopy
total internal reflection fluorescence (TIRF) microscopy
spectral karyotyping (SKY) and fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH)
laser capture microdissection
standard transmission electron and immunoelectron microscopy