IVSLA International School on Nanoscale Optical Microscopy, 12-15 June 2018, Venice, Italy

The objective of this School is to advance the field of nanoscale optical microscopy operating at the scale of nanometres to tens of nanometres, through the exchange of information, ideas, and innovative techniques. The understanding of methods and techniques has the great potential of allowing, in the near future, for the design and performance […]


Basic course cryo-sectioning and immuno-gold labeling (Tokuyasu technique) for immuno-electron microscopy, 28-31 January 2019, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Venue: Cell Microscopy Core,CMM- Section Cell Biology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands Info: http://www.cellbiology-utrecht.nl/em-courses/basic-course-cryosectioning.html Short description: A real hands-on course for the preparation of ultrathin frozen sections of aldehyde fixed and cryo-protected specimens for the TEM  from start (tissue/ cultured cells) to finish (immuno-gold labelled thawed frozen section). Registration […]


Basic course resin embedding and ultrathin sectioning for electron microscopy, 23- 25 January 2019, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Venue: Cell Microscopy Core, CMM- Section Cell Biology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands Info: http://www.cellbiology-utrecht.nl/em-courses/basic-course-resin.html Short description: A real hands-on course for the preparation of ultrathin sections for the TEM  from start (tissue/ cultured cells) to finish (ultrathin stained resin section). Registration deadline: 20 December 2018


EMBL Conference: From Images to Knowledge with ImageJ & Friends, 6-8 December 2018, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Conference From Images to Knowledge with ImageJ & Friends 6 – 8 December 2018, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany Submit abstract by 13 September Discovery in the life-sciences increasingly relies on quantitative analysis of microscopy images. This conference will bring together the developers and users of state-of-the-art open source solutions for biological […]


CTLS, 1-4 July 2018, Ghent, Belgium

Early bird registration deadline  19 May 2018 Final registration deadline 16 June 2018 Dear Colleague, You have certainly heard about CTLS (“Core Technologies for Life Sciences”), in particular if you have attended one of our first two congresses, CTLS2014 (Institut Pasteur, Paris) and CTLS2016 (EMBL, Heidelberg). The third CTLS congress […]


Post-doctoral position, Light Microscopy facility, Hellenic Pasteur Institute, Athens, Greece

The Hellenic Pasteur Institute is announcing one (1) post-doctoral position under the Action entitled “A Greek Research Infrastructure for Visualizing & Monitoring Fundamental Biological Processes” (MIS 5002755) which is implemented under the Action “Reinforcement of the Research and Innovation Infrastructure”, funded by the Operational Programme “Competitiveness, Entrepreneurship and Innovation” (NSRF […]