Electron microscope (EM) Unit facilitates biological research projects
ranging from the cellular to the macromolecular complex level
The EM Unit serves researchers representing all branches of life sciences
and allied fields by.
Providing advanced techniques of high resolution immunogold localization of intrinsic and chimeric proteins as well as nanotechnology
and chemistry research.
Training students and technicians in sample preparation and use of the
Transmission Electron Microscopes.
The EM and Unit are staffed by highly knowledgeable, experienced researchers utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and technologies
Client service record
The EM Unit currently serves research groups in the Institute of Life Sciences, Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, the Faculty of Medicine in Ein Kerem, and Hadassah Medical Centre, as well as commercial customers
Transmission Electron Microscopes:
Tecnai 12 (Phillips. FEI) TEM equipped with MegaView II CCD camera and AnalySIS® version 3.0 software
- Jeol JEM-100cx (Jeol-LTD.Tokyo Japan)
LKB III Ultramicrotomes
Ultracut S-Reichert Ultramicrotome and Cryo attachment
CPD-Critical point drying for preparations of SEM samples
Edwards 306 coater unit (carbon & shadowing)
Glow discharge unit