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Center for Advanced Light Microscopy (CALM)

The Center for Advanced Light Microscopy (CALM) is an umbrella core that includes a group of light microscopy cores that are managed by common staff. We support the Nikon Imaging Center (NIC), the Center for Advanced Multiphoton Microscopy (CAMM), and the CVRI Microscopy Core. 

Nikon Imaging Center at UCSF | Center for Advanced Multiphoton Microscopy

Laboratory for Cell Analysis (LCA)

The LCA-microscopy mission is to assist the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and wider UCSF community with microscopy instrumentation and imaging support. 

We offer state of the art confocal, multiphoton, and high throughput imaging, as well as a number of diverse basic microscopy equipment, and assistance with experimental design, instrument operation and data analysis.
Our main facility is located on the third floor of the  Hellen Diller Cancer research building at 4150 3rd street on the Mission Bay campus.

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Gladstone Histology and Light Microscopy Core (HLMC) 

The Histology and Light Microscopy Core provides technical assistance, training, consultation and assistance with all aspects of experimental design, sample preparation, image processing, and data analysis to scientists from Gladstone, UCSF, and the Bay Area scientific community. The Core is equipped with expertise in sophisticated histological techniques including complex immunolabeling and histological image analysis, high-resolution imaging, confocal microscopy, light-sheet microscopy, spinning disk microscopy, and optical projection tomography and advanced image analysis.


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