About Us

 


The McGill University Life Sciences Complex Advanced BioImaging Facility (ABIF) offers more than a dozen state-of-the-art light microscopy platforms.  The ABIF has been in operation for over 15 years at the University, providing guidance to researchers with their projects from sample preparation to data analysis. With over 35 years of combined microscopy expertise our in-depth training and expert advice will accelerate any light microscopy research project. The facility has expertise in many areas of cellular imaging including, but not limited to, live cell imaging, FRAP, FLIM, FRET, FCS, image correlation spectroscopy, TIRF, spectral imaging, high content screening, multi-photon imaging, laser capture micro-dissection, cellular image analysis, and custom image analysis. Comprehensive consultations, sample preparation advice, ongoing support, image processing, image analysis and preparation of data for publication all contribute to using researcher’s time effectively, generating high quality quantitative data and elevating research projects to the next level. 



What we can offer:

The facility has something to offer everyone. Please look at our Services page in the navigation bar to the left for specifics. Or, visit our Equipment or Software pages to learn what basic applications we have that can be fine-tuned to your needs.