• High Resolution Imaging Facilty
    High Resolution Imaging Facilty

    Director: Kent Keyser
    Email: ktkeyser@uab.edu
    Phone: 975-7225

    Core Manager: EM, Histology, Light Microscopy, Fluorescence: Ed Phillips
    Email: ephillips@uab.edu
    Phone: 934-7855

    Imaging Specialist: Confocal, FRET, FLIM: Shawn Williams
    Email: tzaron@uab.edu
    Phone: 934-7403

    Electron Microscopy: Melissa Chimento
    Email: mchimento@uab.edu
    Phone: 934-1926

    Scanning Electron Microscopy: William Stonewall Monroe
    Email: wsmonroe@uab.edu
    Lab:  http://labs.uab.edu/wsmonroe/ 
    Phone: 205-934-8427

    Website:  http://www.uab.edu/highresolutionimaging


    The High Resolution Imaging Facility  or “HRIF” provides a variety of microscopy services for UAB Scientists.

    Services the facility offer include:
    Assistance with protocol development and trouble shooting, Confocal laser scanning microscopy, SEM, conventional transmission electron microscopy, Ca2+ imaging, FRET, FRAP, and FLIM imaging, digital microscopy equipment configured with deconvolution software, and image processing programs. The facility is staffed by experienced technical specialists who are able to offer assistance at each stage of an imaging experiment.