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 […]


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 […]


Stereology Workshop, 20-24 August and 25-26 August 2018, University of Bern, Switzerland

Stereology Workshop at the Institute of Anatomy, University of Bern, Switzerland August 20th – 24th, 2018 and August 25th & 26th 2018 (newCAST training) Information and registration on www.stereology.unibe.ch Scope This course provides an introduction to stereology and focuses on its practical application in biomedicine. It covers experimental design, sampling […]


EMBL Course Super-Resolution Microscopy, 9-14 July 2018, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany

Extended application Deadline: 6 May 2018 EMBL Course – Super-Resolution Microscopy – 9 – 14 July 2018 Course Overview This six day advanced course on fluorescence super-resolution microscopy will cover the theory and practical application of current super-resolution microscopy techniques to biological questions. The participants will have sufficient time to […]