UPenn Cell & Developmental Biology
Pre-training Lecture: The next pre-training lecture will take place from 12:30 - 2:00 pm on Thursday, November 6, 2014 in room 1101 BRB II/II. Attendance at this lecture is mandatory for anyone who wishes to be trained on a Core confocal or deconvolution microscope. Email Andrea Stout before Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 to be placed on the list for the lecture.
Bruker Opterra Presentation & Instrument Demo: The Bruker Opterra swept-field scanning confocal microscope is visiting the Core from Oct. 20 - 30. This confocal is designed for any application that would typically use a spinning disk confocal (fast confocal imaging of live specimens). There will be an introductory presentation at 3:00 pm on Monday, Oct. 20 in room 1101 BRB. The system will be available for imaging starting on Oct. 21. Contact Andrea Stout if you are interested in trying it out.
PSOM Core Fair: On Monday, Nov. 10, the Biomedical Research Cores Committee will present this year's Core Fair in the lobby of BRB from 10 am - 2 pm. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the wide array of service centers available to researchers at Penn.