High Resolution Imaging Shared Facility

New HRIF User Registration


 The High Resolution Imaging Facility or “HRIF” is a cutting-edge facility providing a variety of microscopy services for UAB Scientists.  Investigators conducting experiments that require the use of high end digital microscopes can benefit from the facility’s diverse applications.  Fluorescence Microscopy/Flow Cytometry, 3D and 2D Confocal Laser Microscopy, Sub Micron Particle Imaging, Time Lapse, FRET, FRAP, Electron Microscopy, Cryo-EM Microscopy and SEM, Light Microscopy are just a few examples of techniques available at the “HRIF.”  Consultation and Training are available for all users of the facility by a staff of highly trained professionals.



This Shared Facility's mission is to provide, consultation, state-or-the-art imaging resources and the technical support to use them effectively for UAB investigators as well as other investigators in the research community.

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Established: 1998

Director: Kent T. Keyser, Ph.D.
 (205) 934-7757  ktkeyser@uab.edu

Contact Person For HRIF:  Shawn Williams
205-934-7403 tzaron@uab.edu

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If you or a member of your lab would like to gain access to the Digital Imaging Facilities, visit the above link first.

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