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About Biomedical Microscopy Core

The University of Georgia Biomedical Microscopy Core (BMC) provides access to confocal, deconvolution, light sheet, super resolution and other optical microscope systems that are useful for multi-color imaging of live and fixed cells and tissue samples, and high-content screening.
This state-of-the-art microscopy facility serves UGA and external researchers by providing microscopy related expertise, training and assistance for advancing their projects on various model organisms. Additionally, BMC offers software packages on high-end workstations for image processing and analysis.


Zeiss LSM 900 with AI Sample Finder – New to BMC

BMC users now have access to a Zeiss LSM 900 Confocal Laser Scanning Microscope. This new system comprises an inverted Zeiss Axio Observer microscope stand, four laser lines, two GaAsP-PMT detectors, and an AI Sample Finder that automates sample placement, focus adjustment and quick identification...

LSM 980 with Airyscan 2 – A New addition to BMC

We have added a Zeiss LSM 980 confocal microscope with Ariryscan 2 and Multiplex mode to BMC. The new system is capable of fast and gentle imaging of up to 5 colors (Blue, green, Red, Far-Red & NIR) and resolving structures up to 120 nm....

Revised BMC Fees Structure

Following the recommendations of the BMC Advisory Committee, we have increased the fees for hourly and subscription use of BMC instruments and services from January 2022. Please check the website (Fees & Scheduling) or click the Title to find the revised rates.