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There will be downtime of the equipment around the moving time. Please check the online calendar for the equipment status.
FOSI returns for the month of November! On November 28th at 3:30 pm in the LSI room 1416, Dr. Kurt Haas from the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health will present a seminar, “Ultra-fast 3D Two Photon Microscopy (for in vivo imaging of the whole-neuron activity in the awake brain.” This presentation will feature the […]
Please join us for the FOSI seminar! We have two speakers. Snacks will be provided. Hope to see you there!
New space is not ready for us to move in. Our move has been postponed to January next year.
The FOSI seminar series has returned for the academic year! On September 26th at 3:30pm in the LSI room 1416, we will feature a seminar, “Introduction to imaging facilities at UBC: From confocal to super resolution to electron microscopy.” Dr. Guang Gao from LSI Imaging will speak about confocal microscopy and STED, while Dr. Miki […]
Field-emission scanning electron micrograph (Hitachi S4700 SEM) of DNA-based nanostructures self-assembled through repetitive replication of a circular template. Image courtesy of Cathy Yang, Kendrew Wong and Stephanie Nguyen from UBC BIOMOD (https://ubcbiomod.com/).
Gairdner Symposium Date: Monday, October 21, 3:30– 6pm Location: Life Sciences Institute, Lecture Theatre 2 (LSC 2), UBC, 2350 Health Sciences Mall Hosted by Dr. Michael Hayden, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia This free inspiring public lecture will feature: 1. Dr. Ronald Vale Recipient of the Canada Gairdner International Award […]
A spheroid of breast cancer cells imaged by Soroush Nasseri (PhD student) in Dr. Karen Cheung lab (Dept of Electrical and Computer Engineering) using multi-photon confocal microscopy (Olympus FV1000 with Maitai laser). He used cell tracker blue for visualizing all cells and FUCCHI marker proteins for examining cell growth phase.
Our move has been postponed to the week of October 21st. Please contact us if you have any questions.
If you plan to use the equipment during July 5 to 8, please make a note for yourself when and how long you’ve booked the equipment. BIF staff will be able to view the calendar but won’t be able to add/edit the events on calendar during this time.