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Wilmer Microscopy and Imaging Core Facility (MICF)

The Wilmer Microscopy and Imaging Core Facility (MICF) is an integral part of the research enterprise of Johns Hopkins medical research and is located at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. It comprises facilities for confocal and transmission microscopy, along with imaging of tissue cultures and frozen sections, that contribute to research into ocular disorders and allied health problems for those who access its facilities. Beginning in the 1960s, this set of instrumentation has contributed to research in many disorders. Offering expertise and training in the most up-to-date methodology, it seeks to participate in the research process within the Hopkins community.

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About MICF
Get details about the facilities, access, training, data backup and additional resources.

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Our Team
Meet the Wilmer Microscopy and Imaging Core Facility team.

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Application and Fee Schedule
Access the MICF application and 2020 fee schedule.

**Please remember to cite EY001765, Wilmer Core Grant for Vision Research, Microscopy Module**


Each first-time user will receive a personal reservation calendar logon and password. Access to specific equipment calendars will be granted only after training by authorized staff is completed. Access the reservation calendar.

Location and Directions

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Microscopy and Imaging Core Facility at the Wilmer Eye Institute
Robert H. and Clarice Smith Building
Room M029
400 N. Broadway
Baltimore MD 21287
Phone: 410-502-1263
Fax: 410-287-2711

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