From sample preparation to image analysis 2019/01/22 - 2019/02/08

Schedule and speakers 2019

Please check the latest schedule before showing up at the lecture

Student attending the microscopy course

Course content

These courses will provide you with enough theoretical and practical knowledge so that, when you go back to your lab, you are able to fully understand how to properly use the hardware and software on your own microscope.

  • Theory and many practical tricks about the parameters and hardware used in wide field and confocal imaging
  • How to identify and avoid imaging artefacts
  • Dealing with the challenges of imaging fluorescent volumes
  • Getting started with automated image analysis
  • How to handle scientific images for publication
  • Tricks about fixation, mounting and handling of samples in a way that is optimal for imaging
  • Advanced microscopy techniques (multiphoton, super resolution, spectral imaging...)
  • Image your own sample, get tons of personalized tips on how to improve the preparation and imaging of your own sample

Link to broadcasted LCI lectures

  • Try the connection in advance so you have time to install the plugin before the lecture starts
  • For best connection, use direct coupling to internet, not WiFi
  • Plug in your headphones
  •  Click on this link:
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  • Click on the link again to start watching the webinar
  • Enter your name
  • The webinar can also be followed from mobile phones using the Adobe Connect app

Application, venue, archive

How to apply? Please contact Sylvie Le Guyader or Gabriela Imreh

Karolinska Institutet, Campus Flemingsberg
Institutionen för Biovetenskaper och Näringslära
Neo, Blickagången 16

Venue: Neo, Gene seminar room, at the end of the main hall on level 5 (= main entrance level)
How to find us? Click here

Archive 2017
- Schedule and speakers 2017
- Student survey long course (#2870) 2017
Student survey short course (#2871) 2017

Archive 2016
- Schedule and speakers 2016 
- Student survey long course (#2870) 2016
- Student survey short course (#2871) 2016

Archive 2015
- Schedule and speakers 2015
- Students survey 2015