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Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University: Weld Hill Microscopy Lab

Director: Friedman, Ned, Ph.D.

Location: 1300 Centre St., Boston, MA, 02131

Core Summary:

Microscopists at Weld Hill will find a range of tools from the simple hand lens to the confocal microscope for 3-D reconstructions.

  • Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University
Personnel/Contact Information:

Director: Friedman, Ned, Ph.D.

Member: Rosin, Faye Ph.D.
Role: Director of Research Facilitation
Phone: (617) 384-5095

Facilities and Equipment:

Location of Core: 1300 Centre St., Boston, MA, 02131

Major Equipment:

  • BP-111-RS Lab Microwave
  • Leica RM2155 Microtome (Resin)
  • Microtome (Paraffin)
  • Reichert-Jung 2800 Frigocut E
  • RMC MT-7 Ultra Microtome
  • TBS Embedding Station
  • Thermo Scientific HM360 Microtome (Resin)
  • Zeiss AxioImager A2 Upright microscope
  • Zeiss Axioscope Upright microscope –no camera
  • Zeiss Discovery v12 Dissecting microscope
  • Zeiss LSM700 Confocal Microscope
  • Zeiss Stemi 2000-C
  • Microscopy Lab Instrument Access

    For authorization to access the microscopy lab, users should contact the Director of Research Facilitation.

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Last updated: 2012-07-17T13:03:44.107-05:00