Please contact Dr. Jensen Smith to discuss your research goals and to schedule/reserve the microscope.

Users must allocate 10-15 minutes before the end of their session for cleaning the objectives, in vivo equipment, and for returning the microscope to its default configuration (to be performed by CORE staff).

48 hours notice is required to cancel or change reservations.

Service Description Internal User Fees
Assisted Microscopy $60/hour
Unassisted Microscopy** $30/hour
System set-up, clean-up and/or reconfiguration $15/use
Basic Experimental consultation Covered by CoBRE
Extended experimental consultation and/or study design $30/hour
Assisted After hours/weekend Use (available for special circumstances) $120/hour
Unassisted After hours/weekend Use (available for special circumstances) $60/hour
Anesthesia (isoflurane) $4.50/unit
Custom imaging windows available, price varies by complexity and composition please inquire for estimate

**Permission for unassisted microscopy requires >100 hours of assisted microscopy, training and approval of the Core Director, Dr. Jensen Smith

All facility charges are processed through the UNMC Core Management System allowing users to view their reservations and associated charges on-line through the Research Support System (RSS) at anytime.