Basic Ultramicrotomy Minicourse
Date: September 21-22, 2017
Location: University of Maryland Baltimore, Electron Microscopy Core Imaging Facility (EMCIF)
Instructor and demonstrator: : EMCIF Director (Dr. Ru-ching Hsia) and staff
Scope of aims: To promote the knowledge and skills of basic ultramicrotomy techniques.
Targeted participants: Individuals who wish to learn basic ultramicrotomy of resin embedded biological specimen. No experience required
Format: Lecture, demonstration and hands-on practice
Techniques covered: Trimming, semithick sectioning, Ultrathin sectioning and trouble shooting
Instrumentation: Ultramicrotome (Leica UC6 and UC7)
Registration Fee: $500
Participants: maximum 6
All spaces are filled. Registration is closed
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