Microscopic Imaging Suite
Microscopic Imaging Suite for the Life Sciences is a core technology laboratory supported by the New Jersey Dental School for use by all members of the University. The facility serves as a training and service core for members of UMDNJ and the surrounding research community. The facility provides expertise and instrumentation for the state-of-the-art practice of Electron Microscopy and Light Microscopy. Specific techniques provided are: Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM), Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM), Laser Capture Microscopy (LCM), and Fluorescence Microscopy (FM). Full service histological and immunochemical procedure are provided and include cryogenic sample preparation, immunogold and cytochemical staining, digitized and high-resolution imaging. In addition, the facility serves as an educational unit by providing students with hands-on practice of microscopy.
The MIS is located on the C-level at the Dental School. It is a 1500 sq ft suite of 12 work areas for sample preparation, electron microscopy, optical light microscopy, ultramicrotomy, paraffin microtomy, digital imaging, darkroom procedures, and office space.
For Further Information Please Contact:
Dr. Kabilan Velliyagounder
Ms. Carmen Logatto