We provide the scientific community with the devices and electron microscopes necessary for sample preparation and imaging by electron microscopy.
Our service offer comprises the sample preparation with the following methods: negative staining, plastic embedding, immuno-labelling, high pressure freezing, freeze substitution, (cryo)-ultramictotomy… We routinely use advanced imaging modes such as electron tomography (ET), Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy (STEM), Scanning Electron Microscopy in « Serial Block-Face » mode (see an example above), Correlative Light and Electron Microscopy (CLEM)…
For the users willing to work autonomously, we offer individual or group trainings for the conventional methods in transmission and scanning electron microscopy.
– T4: Teams from laboratories within the PICsL perimeter (IBDM, CIML, INMED, IMM, Institut Fresnel)
– T3: Teams from laboratories outside the PICsL perimeter
– T2: Other public users
– T1: Private users (with or without collaboration)
The pricing of the microscopes booking, our service offer and our training offer is based on fares validated by the CNRS.
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Transmission Electron Microscope that is very quick and simple to use
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Scanning Electron Microscope that can be used for automated 3D acquisition by Serial BlockFace
Leica EMPact 2, high pressure freezing machine
Leica AFS 2, freeze substitution apparatus
Leica EM AMW, sample preparation automate
Leica UC7, (cryo)-ultramicrotome
We offer our expertise in preparing your samples for Transmission and Scanning Electron Microscopy
Individual or Group Training
Users wishing to specialize in Electron Microscopy can follow the courses in which we are involved or make an appointment with us for individual training