100kV Transmission Electron Microscope

Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities GmbH (VBCF)

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Short Description

The FEI Morgagni 268D is a robust and easy-to-use 100 kV TEM equipped with a 11 megapixel CCD camera. The microscope has a high specimen throughput and it is tailored for routine applications in the multiuser environment of the facility.

Contact Person

Thomas Heuser

Research Services

Visualisation of:
- cells and tissues
- molecules, micro-organisms, organelles, small synthetic structures

Sample preparation:
- conventional fixation
- cryo fixation:
--> High Pressure Freezing (HPF), Freeze Substitution (FS)
--> Tokuyasu
- immunolabelling
- ultramicrotomy
- correlative microscopy
- negative staining
- rotary shadowing
- immersion freezing
- chemical or critical point drying
- sputter coating

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

The Morgagni is beeing used for:

- Negative staining samples
- Rotary shadowing samples
- Ultrathin sections
- Immunolabelling

Allocation to Core Facility

Electron Microscopy

Please contact Thomas Heuser (head of the VBCF EM Facility) for questions or more information.
Thomas Heuser
Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities (VBCF)
+43 1 796 2324 7120
The Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities (VBCF) is a research institute providing access to state of the art infrastructure and advanced research services on a fee-for-service basis. Additionally, VBCF core facilities are open to all forms of scientific cooperation. Information on general conditions of cooperation and usage fees is provided upon request.