Advanced Microscopy Core Facility


 Social distancing will be strictly enforced as will appointments spaced to allow disinfection of the workspaces.  No weekend or nightime use will be permitted at this time.  Some extended hours will be available during the week.  Please call the facility (402-559-6659) to reserve your time on the instruments.  Please read the facility rules for safe conduct of research here.


 Confocal Microscope image

The Advanced Microscopy Core Facility operates in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology on the campus of UNMC. The facility provides instruction in use of the LSM and LSM access for trained investigators on a fee-for-use-time basis. The facility will also collect and process images from samples supplied by investigators on a fee-for-service basis.

All users of the Advanced Microscopy Core Facility are obligated to acknowledge the facility in formal publications and presentations which include data generated in the facility.  We also appreciate receiving reprints or PDFs of such publications to use in our yearly core facility reports for University of Nebraska Central Administration.  

To ensure that UNMC meets the new reporting requirements of the National Institutes of Health Shared Instrument Grants program please include the following acknowledgement in all publications:

Facility Acknowledgment Text: 

The University of Nebraska Medical Center Advanced Microscopy Core Facility receives partial support from the National Institute for General Medical Science (NIGMS) INBRE - P20 GM103427 and COBRE - P30 GM106397 grants, as well as support from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) for The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center Support Grant- P30 CA036727, and the Nebraska Research Initiative.  This publication’s contents and interpretations are the sole responsibility of the authors.