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Electron Microscopy

The EM Facility in the Department of Pathology, Anatomy & Cell Biology provides sophisticated services in microscopic analysis of cellular and subcellular structures, with a focus on transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and immuno EM. Services offered include biological specimen processing, sectioning, specific staining, and image acquisition. The facility also assists users in microscopy-related experimental design, protocol modification, and the preparation of publication images.

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Our main scope is an FEI Tecnai 12 TEM, equipped with an XR111 11 megapixel CCD from Advanced Microscopy Techniques. Sample preparation is performed on a Leica Ultracut UCT ultramicrotome. Sample cutting and imaging is performed by Tim Schneider, with more than 15 years of experience in electron microscopy at various institutions.

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For further information contact:
Gyorgy Hajnoczky, MD, PhD
Director
(215) 503-1427
gyorgy.hajnoczky@jefferson.edu

Timothy Schneider
Facility Operator
(215) 503-7834
Timothy.Schneider@jefferson.edu

Electron Microscopy Facility
Requisition Form

Please drop all samples off at
1020 Locust Street, JAH Room 552

 

Electron Microscopy Facility Pricing
Negative Staining $ 150
Fix and Embed $ 150
Limited (Section and Scope) $ 225
Standard (Fix, Embed, Section and Scope) $ 450
Standard and Serial Sectioning $ 900
Cryo Fix and Section $ 900
Standard and Tilt Angle $ 1350
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