The High Resolution Imaging Facility (HRIF) provides cutting edge light and electron microscopy services to the UAB community. We provide consultations, expert training, and support for all our systems. Please contact us to learn more or get started today!
Policies and procedures
New User Account Request

Fluorescence Training Request

TEM New Project Request

SEM Use Request

Available Technologies

  • Widefield fluorescence Microscopy
  • Confocal Microscopy
  • Super-resolution Microscopy
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy
  • Sub Micron Particle Imaging
Consultation and training are available for all users of the facility by HRIF microscopists.

Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cystic Fibrosis Center, Comprehensive Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Autoimmunity Center, Biomatrix Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (BERM) Center, Polycystic Kidney Disease Core Center P30, Rheumatic Disease Core Center, and Vision Science Research Center.

Established: 1998

Please contact us if you would like to start a project.

To request a fluorescence microscopy training, fill out our training request form here

To set up an new user account fill out our new user form here