Electron Microscopy Category

Mammalian Cell Culture Workshop

Workshop: Introduction to Mammalian Cell Culture Techniques, Apr. 6-7

Published: Mar 22nd, 2016

This workshop is designed for those new to mammalian cell culture or needing a refresher course on the basics. The workshop includes informal lectures and hands-on experience. The major topics […]

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ICBR Customers Make Strides in Conservation

Published: Feb 15th, 2016

Michael Kane, professor of environmental horticulture at UF/IFAS has been a long-time user of the ICBR Electron Microscopy Core. In 2014, he and his doctoral student Hoang Nguyen came to […]

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Welcome, Qiu-Xing Jiang – New Electron Microscopy Faculty Director

Published: Oct 2nd, 2015

Qiu-Xing Jiang, PhD, came to the United States to earn his PhD at Yale University and later pursued a postdoctoral position at Rockefeller University. Upon completion, he became an assistant […]

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Electron Microscopy Core gains new Scanning Electron Microscope

Published: Jun 3rd, 2015

On April 20th, ICBR’s Electron Microscopy Core installed a new Scanning Electron Miscroscope (SEM), the Hitachi SU5000. The new SEM can process samples up to 80 mm in height and […]

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Topics in Cellular Science Series began March 19

Published: Jun 3rd, 2015

The ICBR began a series of seminars on March 19, which will feature industry professionals and vendors. This series highlights new instrumentation or technologies related to cells such as: imaging, […]

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Paul Chipman named new Electron Microscopy Interim Scientific Director

Published: Jan 15th, 2015

We are pleased to announce Paul Chipman as the Interim Scientific Director in the Electron Microscopy core. Paul, assistant director for research in the Macromolecular Structure Group of the University […]

Electron Microscopy Reduced Services: October 13-16

Published: Oct 1st, 2014

The Electron Microscopy core will only offer reduced services October 13th through 16th. Self-service instrumentation will not be accessible during this time.

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ICBR Core changes concurrent with retirement of longstanding staff

Published: Jul 14th, 2014

Effective July 1, the Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research merged four cores into two as part of organizational changes to better represent services offered. Additionally, three cores underwent name changes. The […]

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ICBR core name changes effective July 1

Published: Jun 17th, 2014

In order to better represent the UF ICBR cores and their services, each Core will now stand independently on the first-level navigation on the website effective July 1. This reduces the […]

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ICBR contributes magnified images to UF Bug Week 2014

Published: Jun 9th, 2014

The UF Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research contributed to the University of Florida’s May 19-23 Bug Week excitement with microscopic images of fruit flies, lady bug wings and ticks. The […]