About the Core

The Integrated Microscopy Core is a light and electron microscopy facility supporting investigators at Baylor College of Medicine and the Texas Medical Center.

We gratefully acknowledge the support of the Advanced Technology Cores at Baylor College of Medicine, the Dan L Duncan Cancer Center and the Texas Medical Center Digestive Diseases Center. 

Equipment and Services

Services Available in the IMC:

  • Equipment available
  • FREE consultation in experimental design and data interpretation (by appointment only)
  • Tech assist in experiment setup, execution and  imaging (limited)
  • Assisted Use on all instruments
  • Laminar flow hood and CO2 incubator for limited time cell maintenance and live experiments (virus or bacteria require proper approval)
  • High Throughput Microscopy experiments
  • Image Analysis
  • TEM sample prep and processing (tech assist and training)
  • TEM sample thick and thin sectioning (tech assist and training)

Which Instrument is Best for Your Project?

Sample type/Instrument