Electron and Confocal Microscopy Unit
The School of Botany maintains state-of-the-art Advanced Electron and Confocal Microscope Facilities in partnership with The Faculty of Science, Technology and Engineering at Latrobe University.
This facility is available to research students and staff of The University of Melbourne, as well as to the wider scientific community of government, business and industry.
Our staff are highly trained professionals with a wealth of experience in the examination and exploration of fine structure, with special expertise in the field of biology and biological materials.
We understand the need for careful and accurate analysis to help resolve research and industry problems, and we are committed to providing first class service with quick turnaround to suit the busiest schedule. Whether you are a small-time user or have extensive need for electron microscopy, we have the service and facility to match your requirement.
We have developed a set of reasonable charges for instrument use and sample preparation, and our staff are willing to discuss applications of electron microscopy that best suit your needs.