Advanced Imaging Equipment and Services Available through CMILS

December 7, 2013

The La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology has several cutting-edge technologies and world-class services available for researchers. MRI machines and confocal microscopes are available including optional assistance for use. The following Excel documents outline the available items and rates.

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Microscope/ Whole Animal Instrument name: Location: Technical Contact Person: PI Name Established chargeback/user fees:
M Delta Vision Deconvolution Microscope (Cancer Center Microscopy Shared Resource) CMM-E, Rm B009 Kersi Pestonjamasp James R. Feramisco $16.00/ $27.00 per hour (CC Member/Non-Member)
M Zeiss LSM 510 Laser Scanning Confocal  (Cancer Center Microscopy Shared Resource) CMM-E, Rm B009 Kersi Pestonjamasp James R. Feramisco $30.00 per hour
M BD Carv 2 spinning disc confocal on a Nikon Ti-U scope Powell-Focht Bioeng'g Hall room 037 Jerry Tuler (jtuler@ucsd.edu) Adam Engler
M Asylum Research MFP-3D-Bio Atomic Force Microscope mounted on another Nikon Ti scope Powell-Focht Bioeng'g Hall room 037 Jerry Tuler (jtuler@ucsd.edu) Adam Engler
M Stemi SV6" from Zeiss lab #5027 Sasha Sylvia Evans
M DMRXE" from Leica room #5018 - dark room Sasha Sylvia Evans
M SZX12" from Olympus room #5018 Sasha Sylvia Evans
M IX70" from Olympus office #5013
W Two GE Discovery MR750 3.0Tesla whole body scanners UCSD Center for Functional MRI Kun Lu Ph.D. Thomas Lui
W Bruker 7T/20 small bore MRI scanner UCSD Center for Functional MRI Robert Bussell, Ph.D. Thomas Lui
W GE Vivid i echo machine Dr. Chouristman's lab Karen Christman
W 3T MRI Scanner for humans UCSD Center for Functional MRI
W 7T MRI Scanner for rodents UCSD Center for Functional MRI
W Radiofrequency (RF) coils: Design, construction and testing UCSD Center for Functional MRI
W Macro-radiography: rodents or samples UCSD Center for Functional MRI
W Xenogen IVIS 200 Live Animal Imaging System  (Cancer Center Microscopy Shared Resource) Animal Vivarium, Moores UCSD Cancer Center Joe Aguilera James R. Feramisco $58.00 per hour
M Applied Precision OMX and TIRFM Dept of Neuroscience UCSD **$18.00/ $36.00 per hour (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Deconvolution Microscope (Deltavision RT) Dept of Neuroscience UCSD $14.00/ $28.00 per hour (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Spectral Deconvolution Confocal Microscope Dept of Neuroscience UCSD $18.00/ $36.00 per hour (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Perkin Elmer UltraView Vox Spinning Disk Confocal Dept of Neuroscience UCSD $18.00/ $36.00 per hour (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Olympus MVX10 Macroview Dept of Neuroscience UCSD $9.00/$18.00 per hour (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Laser Microdissection System (Cell Cut) Dept of Neuroscience UCSD $14.00/ $28.00 per hour (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Hamamatsu Nanozoomer Slide Scanner and Keyence BZ-9000 Fluorescent Microscope Dept of Neuroscience UCSD $14.00/ $28.00 per hour (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Computer Software Dept of Neuroscience UCSD $9.00/$18.00 per hour (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Training Dept of Neuroscience UCSD $220 flat rate (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Microscopy Technical Assistance Dept of Neuroscience UCSD $30.00 per hour (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Clarity Dept of Neuroscience UCSD $170 per sample (Core Grant Member/ UCSD User)
M Leica SP5 (multiphoton imaging)  LIAI $30.00/ $56.70 per hour  (interna/external rates)
M Leica SP5 (multiphoton imaging) , assisted LIAI $80.00/ $151.20  (interna/external rates)
M Leica SP5 (confocal)  LIAI $30.00/ $56.70 per hour  (interna/external rates)
M Leica SP5 (confocal) , assisted LIAI $80.00/ $151.20  (interna/external rates)
M Olympus FV10i (confocal)  LIAI Bill Kiosses Institutional Instrument $10.00/ $18.90  (interna/external rates)
M Olympus FV10i (confocal) , assisted LIAI Bill Kiosses Institutional Instrument $60.00/ $113.40 (interna/external rates)
M Nikon 80i (widefield, fluorescence and H&E staining)  LIAI $5.00/$9.45 (interna/external rates)
M Nikon 80i (widefield, fluorescence and H&E staining) , assisted LIAI $55.00/ $103.95 (interna/external rates)
M Marianas Zeiss Axiovert 200M (widefield, fluorescence and DIC)  LIAI $10.00/ $18.90 (interna/external rates)
M Marianas Zeiss Axiovert 200M (widefield, fluorescence and DIC) , assisted LIAI $60.00/ $113.40 (interna/external rates)
W IVIS (in vivo luminescence and fluorescence detection system) LIAI $5.00/ $9.45 (interna/external rates)
W IVIS (in vivo luminescence and fluorescence detection system), assisted LIAI $55.00/ $103.95 (interna/external rates)
M Imaging workstation (Imaris, ImagePro, Slidebook) LIAI $5.00/ $9.45 (interna/external rates)
M Imaging workstation (Imaris, ImagePro, Slidebook), assisted LIAI $55.00/ $103.95 (interna/external rates)
Training and Consultation  LIAI $70.00/ $132.30 per hour (interna/external rates)
Assisted Usage LIAI $50.00/ $94.50 per hour (interna/external rates)
M Calcium Imaging Microscope LIAI second floor Bill Kiosses Klaus Ley No
M Spinning Disk Confocal Microscope LIAI first floor Bill Kiosses Klaus Ley No
M Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence (TIRF) Microscope LIAI first floor Klaus Ley No
M Stroboscopic Epifluorescence Intravital Microscope LIAI Animal facility room 8 Klaus Ley No

For more information or questions contact Dr. Klaus Ley (klaus@liai.org)