Electron Microscopy News Stories

High Pressure Freezing Symposium

Friday March 3rd, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 Please join us for the lecture and demos on March 21st, starting at 9 am at Fred Hutch at 1100 Fairview Ave North, Seattle ...

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MICROSCOPY: What is available in Fred Hutch Shared Resources?

Friday February 19th, 2016

Come find out at the joint Open House of Scientific Imaging and Electron Microscopy from 10 - 2 on March 3rd....

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Special Zeiss FESEM Microscope Available in March

Monday November 23rd, 2015

Electron Microscopy will host a Zeiss Sigma field emission SEM (FESEM) February 29 - March 18, 2016....

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Correlative Microscopy: Adding Context to Functional Imaging

Monday May 18th, 2015

Come hear how to bridge the gap between structure and function by combining scanning electron microscope with a light microscope! Thursday, May 28t...

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High Pressure Freezing and Immunoelectron Microscopy

Friday September 12th, 2014

Looking for improved cellular preservation of ultrastructure for morphological studies and better antigen retention for immunolabeling work? &nbs...

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New Billing and Instrument Scheduling System!

Saturday November 9th, 2013

​ Shared Resources Administration is launching a new billing application with iLab’s Core Facility Management software....

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New SEM in Electron Microscopy

Tuesday August 6th, 2013

The Electron Microscopy Resource is pleased to announce the arrival of the new JEOL 6610LV scanning electron microscope (SEM).  We received the m...

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New Electron Microscopy Training Materials

Tuesday August 6th, 2013

The Electron Microscopy website now offers an overview slideshow which illustrates the benefits of using electron microscopy, preparation techniques a...

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Upcoming Electron Microscopy Workshops

Tuesday August 6th, 2013

In the Fall of 2013 the Electron Microscopy Resource will host a lecture and training by Agilent Company on the Agilent 5500 Atomic Force Microscope. ...

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High Pressure Freeze & Freeze Substitution Workshop

Friday October 12th, 2012

The Electron Microscopy Shared Resource will hold a workshop on the Leica high pressure freezing machine (HPF) and automatic freeze substitution ma...

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SACNAS Conference Attendees Tour Shared Resources

Thursday October 11th, 2012

The National Conference of SACNAS (Society for the Advancement of Hispanic/Chicano and Native Americans in Science) occurred Oct 11-14 in Seattle....

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New Equipment in Electron Microscopy

Sunday September 23rd, 2012

The Electron Microscopy Resource received a new JEOL 1400 transmission electron microscope (TEM) in August.  This microscope is a high perform...

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New Equipment Acquisition: Leica VT1200 S Fully Automated Vibrating Blade Microtome

Thursday March 15th, 2012

Electron Microscopy has acquired a Leica VT1200 S fully-automated Vibratome....

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New Imaging Specialist, Sharmon Knecht, Joins Shared Resources

Friday June 3rd, 2011

Sharmon Knecht has joined the Center as an imaging specialist with extensive experience in both confocal and electron microscopy.  Sharmon wil...

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Atomic Force Microscopy

Friday June 3rd, 2011

The Electron Microscopy Resource is pleased to announce our new instrument, the Agilent 5500 Atomic Force Microscope.   This microscope h...

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Sample Preparation – Electron Microscopy

Tuesday June 1st, 2010

Looking for a better way to prepare your samples to obtain the best morphology or immunolabeling?  High pressure freezing is a method of speci...

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Cryo Ultramicrotomy and High Pressure Freezing

Saturday August 1st, 2009

The Leica cryo equipment is up and running in the Electron Microscopy Shared Resource and we are welcoming any new projects....

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