Microscopy at UCSF

An imaging assay that uses microscopes to view samples and objects that cannot be seen with the unaided eye (objects that are not within the resolution range of the normal eye).
Microscopic examination, Sample microscopy
→ Microscopy
Confocal microscopy, Electron microscopy, Light microscopy, Multiphoton microscopy
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Mission Bay

Gladstone Histology and Light Microscopy Core

Gladstone Institutes, Mission Bay
Contact: General Inquiries 415-734-2566 histology@gladstone.ucsf.edu

  • Microscope training
Mission Bay

Gladstone Stem Cell Core

Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, Mission Bay
Contact: General Inquiries 415-734-4924 polin.so@gladstone.ucsf.edu

  • Video microscopy
Mission Bay, Mt. Zion

Laboratory for Cell Analysis (Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center Cytometry Core)

Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, Mission Bay, Mt. Zion
Contact: Ben Braun 415-514-4176 braunb@peds.ucsf.edu

  • Imaging microscopy
  • Video microscopy

Biological Imaging Development Center

Department of Pathology, Parnassus
Contact: Kaitlin Corbin 415-476-4550 kaitlin.corbin@ucsf.edu

  • Microscope development
  • Microscopy consultation

DRC Microscopy Core

Diabetes Center, Parnassus
Contact: Adam Fries 510-480-2109 Adam.Fries@ucsf.edu

  • Leica SP5 laser scanning confocal microscope system
  • Microscope and microscopy Training