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Cell Biology and Image Acquisition

The Cell Biology and Image Acquisition (CBIA) Core Facility provides state-of-the-art advanced microscopes, image analysis tools, and technical support to facilitate your microscopy research.

Our latests

New Microscopy Specialist at CBIA core
Image of the month

“Warm welcome to Dr. Liyuan Wang as a new Microscopy Specialist at the CBIA core!”

New Microscopy Specialist at CBIA core

Poster explaining why the acknowledgements of the facility matters

Acknowledge our facility

When using our instruments, please acknowledge the facility in your publications and reference the Cell Biology and Image Acquisition Core RRID: SCR_021845.
Publication policies






What's new?

Leica Thunder Imager

New Upright microscope arrived: Leica Thunder Imager

This instrument is optimized for tissue fluorescent imaging thanks to the patented Leica’s computational clearing and deconvolution to remove out-of-focus blur, enhance contrast, and sharpen details!

Photo of laptop on a desk besides a notebook

Connect to R:drive

Due to some windows update we lost the "Medmap" tool on our workstation to connect to the Research drive.

New instructions here:

How to map Research drive manually.mp4

Human breast cancer cells image

"Following Story" at FacMed devoted to CBIA core: "Not just a pretty picture"

Contact us

Cell Biology and Image Acquisition Core Facility

Faculty of Medicine
University of Ottawa
RGN 4206 & RGN 3111
451 Smyth Road
Ottawa, ON K1H 8M5

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Who to contact?

Core Director
John W.R. Copeland, PhD
Phone: 613-562-5800 ext. 8641

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Microscopy specialist Senior and Facility Manager
Chloë van Oostende-Triplet, PhD
Phone: 613-562-5800 ext. 8376

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