The High Resolution Imaging Shared Facility provides access to instrumentation and technical expertise to support fundamental mechanistic studies and the development and testing of new biomarkers and treatments for cancer.

The HRISF offers:

  • Multiphoton laser scanning microscopy for intravital imaging
  • High-speed confocal laser scanning microscopy
  • Transmission and environmental scanning electron microscopy
  • Ca2+ imaging
  • FRET, FRAP, and FLIM imaging
  • High-throughput imaging (imaging cytometry)
  • Systems for the analysis of nanoparticles and exosomes
  • Digital microscopy equipment configured with deconvolution software
  • Image processing programs

Leadership

Alexa Mattheyses headshot

Alexa Mattheyses, Ph.D. Director
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Technical Staff

Shawn Williams Microscopist, Digital Imaging Specialist, Confocal Microscopy Specialist
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Ed Phillips General Microscopy and Sample Preparation, Fluorescence, Histology, Electron Microscopy
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Melissa Chimento Electron Microscopist – Transmission EM, Sample Preparation
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Terje Dokland, Ph.D. Cryo-Electron Microscopist, Cryo-EM Sample Preparation
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