Microscopy Core Facility (MCF)

Overview of Services

 

Microscopy Core Facilities (MCF) is a center at Wright State University that offers equipment support in imaging and analysis. The center is open to research-engaged faculty.

Use of the facility will be determined by the director. All users must be trained and approved by core personnel before they will be able to use equipment unsupervised. 

Getting Started


  • If you would like training, please Sign up for a new account using the link in the upper right hand corner, or Click Here.  If you have an account, please log in at the upper right corner of this page.


  • To sign up for an equipment, please log in at the upper right corner of this page.  If you do not have an account, Sign up for a new account using the link in the upper right hand corner, or Click Here.


  • Login with your approved credentials in the upper right hand corner.


  • If you are a PI and need a password to access iLab, please Click Here.

 

 

Leadership


Timothy Cope, Ph.D | Director

 

Jackie Sisco | Assistant Director

Jackie.Sisco@wright.edu

Ph: (937) 775-3019

Location and hours of operation

Hours of Operation
Location

9:00AM - 5:00PM

Monday - Friday

Closed for all University

Closures and Holidays.       

Microscopy Core Facilities
251c Biological Sciences Building II
Wright State University
3640 Col. Glenn Highway
Dayton, OH 45435

Links and Resources

 

  1. Wright State University Microscopy Website
  2. Wright State University

Services

Name Description Price
Microscopy Project Request    *
Training Request 

Please submit this request to receive training on ANY equipment within the Microscopy Core Facility (Confocal Microscopes, Electron Microscopy and Histocore Equipment).

 

Training will be completed by the director and/or the assistant directors.

 
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Flat Year Rate 1 microscope 

Service Requestable by PI's ONLY. Flat Year Rate allows all members of a single lab to have unlimited access to all of the Microscopy equipment for full calendar year.

 
*
Histocore Monthly Equipment Charge 

Histocore Instrument usage costs $10.00/month for unlimited use per user. Please submit this request to set up a monthly usage charge to access the Histocore Instruments.

 
*

Schedulable Equipment and Resources

MCF Support Hours (Jackie) View calendar
Olympus FV1000 View calendar
Olympus FV300 View calendar
Olympus 2-photon View calendar
Olympus Epi Fluorescence Spot Scope with RT color camera View calendar
Electron Microscope View calendar
Fluorescent Dissecting Scope with BW/Color Camera View calendar
HM 550 Cryostat (New) View calendar
HM 505e Cryostat (old) View calendar
Vibratome View calendar
Freezing Sliding Microtome View calendar
Ultramicrotome MT 5000 View calendar
Ultramicrotome MT 6000 View calendar
Stereo Investigator/ Neruolucida/ Huygens (Deconvolution) View calendar
Review 1 Computer (left) View calendar
Review 2 (EM Suite) View calendar
Review 3 (right) View calendar
Perfusion Lab View calendar
Review Fyffe Lab View calendar
other View calendar
Neurolucida View calendar