FACS & Imaging Core Facility
The facility provides well-maintained state-of-the-art cytometers and cell sorters, light microscopes, and histology equipment.
The Core Facility staff provides training for all users. The facility is accessible to all research groups at the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing. External users may be granted access on an individual basis.
The FACS & Imaging Core Facility is home to 31 bookable resources, including wide-field and confocal microscopes, flow cytometry analyzers and sorters, shared histology equipment, and PC workstations for data analysis.
We provide additional services such as software training, access to analysis software, and help with experimental planning and post-acquisition analysis.