CTAC Grant Information 2017
The CTAC provides the following to assist researchers in their grant applications:
The UF MBI Cell & Tissue Analysis Core (CTAC; http://ctac.mbi.ufl.edu/) maintains high-end instrumentation as well as standard microscopy systems for the acquisition and analysis of bright field, fluorescent, and bioluminescent data from both in vitro and in vivo experimental models.
– Leica DM2500 Upright Fluorescent Microscope
– Olympus DSU-IX81 Spinning Disc Confocal / Deconvolution
Additionally, the following in vivo Imaging Systems are available:
The core also has a self-serve Histology Resource Center offering the following services:
- Processing and sectioning of paraffin-embedded specimens • Processing and sectioning of frozen tissues (in OCT) • H&E staining • Training investigators and staff • Consultation • Protocol development for tissue collection and processing •