A volunteer and collaborative effort to bring information about shared microscopy facilities to the University of Arizona and the community.

News and Announcements (current & past)

News or Event Categories More information
BINA Image Contest 2024 (deadline Aug 30) Contest

Thank you for your interest in the BioImaging North America Image Contest! We are excited to see your light microscopy images and will use the images on our website and in our newsletters, social media, and other media content.… more

RII Core Facility Pilot Grants - Aug 2, 2024 deadline Internal funding announcement, University of Arizona

Description: The RII Core Facilities Pilot Program is designed to support three key types of activity… more

MSA Webinar - Fluorescence Widefield Microscopy: Back to the Basics (July 24) Seminar

Fluorescence is one of the most eye-catching contrast techniques in light microscopy. It is a powerful image technique used in almost all scientific areas, including biology, chemistry, geology, forensics, quality control, and material science.


MSA webinar series - Achieving High-Resolution Cryo-EM Structures: From Sample Preparation to Atomic Modeling (July 11, 12) Seminar

Cryo-electron microscopy (CryoEM) is a powerful and increasingly important technique in structural biology, allowing scientists to visualize the intricate details of biomolecules at near-atomic resolution. Unlike traditional electron microscopy, which… more

SPIE Photonics West - Multiphoton Microscopy in the Biomedical Sciences XXV (San Francisco, CA) Jan 2025 Conference

Call for papers! Details

Abstract Due: 17 July 2024
Author Notification: 7 October 2024
Manuscript Due: 8 January 2025


2024 NANOscientific Symposium Americas (AZ State University) Nov 13-14, 2024 Conference

The 2024 NANOscientific Symposium Americas (NSS Americas) - Connecting the Nanomaterials Community will be a 1-day in-person event that features experts in the nanomaterial community. NANOscientific Symposium focuses on sharing, exchanging, and… more

Cancer Center CosMx Spatial Molecular Imager Launch Day University of Arizona

Learn how Multi-Omic Spatial Profiling can advance your research, now available at Flow Cytometry Immune Monitoring Shared Resource (FCIMSR).


Cryo-EM (ICE) Workshop for Advanced Materials (Oak Ridge National Lab, TN) July 2024 Workshop

The 2nd International Cryo-EM (ICE) Workshop for Advanced Materials which will be held from July 24-26, 2024 (right before M&M2024), at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in Tennessee, USA. This three-day, in-person workshop features invited… more

Super-resolution (MINFLUX & STED) workshops (late April & late May 2024) remote options Announcement

Both the Core Microscopy Facility at Scripps Research in La Jolla, CA and the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology Core Facilities at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign are hosting super-resolution (MINFLUX & STED) workshops… more

image.sc LIVE! event (April 10, 2024) Announcement

I am thrilled to announce the second Image.sc LIVE! Event which is happening online next week on Weds April 10th from 1 – 4pm BST!  (Note: this is 5-9am local time)

Organised by the RMS DAIM Section and supported by the… more