Advanced Light Microscopy Facility

This facility offers a collection of state-of-the-art light microscopy equipment and image processing tools.

High-Throughput Microscopy

We offer all EMBL groups and visitors support with all aspects of high-throughput microscopy experiments: planning of a project, sample preparation, selection and usage of the microscope, image processing and visualisation, data transfer and storage.

  • RNAi expertise
    We have long standing experience in RNAi transfection, siRNA design.
  • RNAi libraries
    The ALMF has several siRNA libraries in stock and offer to help with custom selection of siRNA libraries.
  • Drug screening in collaboration with the Chemical Biology Core Facility
  • High-Throughput Microscopes
    Our facility helps you selecting the appropriate microscope and supports you with sample preparation and image acquisition during your high-throughput project.
  • Image and Data Analysis
    We support you with image processing and data analysis using open source and in-house developed software packages.
  • Microscope automation
    The ALMF staff helps you with microscope automation e.g. communication between image acquisition and image analysis enabling you to image.
  • Supported formats
    Several plate and chambered slides are useable with our microscopes.