Stem Cell Research Center – Microscopy Imaging Core has multiple microscopes available for use. Contact Allia Fawazfor more information: SCRC Core Microscope Imaging Manager Gross Hall Building Manager(949) 824-0430

Fluidigm Helios (a CyTOF® system) Mass Cytometer – Available Summer 2020

  • CyTOF® technology enables deep profiling of translational and clinical research sample across a range of cell surface and intracellular markers
  • Cell suspension analysis using antibodies conjugated to metal isotopes
  • Ability to analyze over 40 parameters on single cells via time-of-flight mass spectrometer detection

Nikon Spinning disk confocal microscope. Details: Yokogawa CSU-X1 Spinning Disk Confocal on NIkon Ti Eclipse stage. Hammatsu ImageEM EMCCD digital camera. Enclosed mircsoscope incubator (no CO2 control, just heat). Motorized stage and piezo Z drive with perfect focus system to combat Z drift. Objective (10x, 40x LWD water, 100x oil). Laser lines (305nm, 488nm, 561nm, 647nm) Running on Nikon Elements software. Contact Dr. Dae Soek Eom for access/use

Laboratory of Fluorescence Microscopy

The Laboratory for Fluorescence Dynamics (LFD) is a national research resource center for biomedical fluorescence spectroscopy, supported by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS P41GM103540) divisions of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the University of California, Irvine (UCI).

The founder and Principal Investigator of the LFD is Enrico Gratton. The Co-Investigator is Michelle Digman.