Author: Nitsan Dahan

24 Feb – Arivis Workshop : Seminar, Live Demo and Hands On session

Dear all, The LS&E microscopy and image analysis core facility is happy to invite you to participate on Arivis Workshop. A workshop on Large image data, visualization, image processing and analysis. General agenda, o Sunday, Feb 24, 11:00 - in Emerson building floor 6 at Aquarium Room, general presentation and Live demo, open to everyone o Feb 24 afternoon: Hands-on session of arivis InViewR and arivis Vision4D, by registration only - ndahan@technion.ac.il Please find out more details on the enclosed PDF. For more information, Please contact: Dr. Nitsan Dahan, 077-8871385, ndahan@technion.ac.il Dr. Yael Lupu-Haber, 077-8871386, yaelupu@technion.ac.il   Looking forwards to see You, The Microscopy Team...

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Single Cell workshop at the Technion Genome Center

Dear all, We are happy to invite you to a Single Cell Sequencing Applications Workshop at the Technion Genome Center. The workshop will take place on February 27th, at the Technion, Faculty of Biology, Auditorium. Please find enclosed the program. Technion Genome Center Single Cell Workshop Participation is free but registration is required. Please register here. For more information, please contact Dr. Tal Katz-Ezov, 04-8295168, talke@technion.ac.il The TGC team    ...

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Save the Date – LSE Open Day – 31.1.19

Dear all, The LS&E Infrastructure invites you to an "Open Day", on January 31st 2019.  Where? Faculty of Biology, Auditorium  When? January 31st 2019 at 09:15  Program as a pdf file available here  In this open day, we will present the various applications available at the LS&E infrastructure center.  After the presentation, there will be a tour in the center's units.   We encourage everyone to come, in particular,  lab managers and new students, so please forward this mail to them.  Registration to this open day, and the tour is needed. Please register here.  Looking forward to seeing you all,  Maayan and the LSE team...

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The LS&E and BCF Workshop on Light Microscopy and Image Processing & Analysis

We are happy to invite you to a joint BCF/LS&E imaging workshop. Day 1: Monday, December 3, 2018 Location: Seminar Room, Mezzanine, Faculty of Medicine Light Microscopy 09:00-12:00 Theoretical Instruction Transmitted light. Fluorescence: Widefield and Confocal Maya Holdengreber Field Application Specialist, BCF  12:00-12:45, Lunch break 12:45-13:45 High End Applications - BCF Introduction to Bioimaging Center - BCF Edith Suss-Toby Director, Bioimaging Center, BCF LSM880 confocal for high resolution high speed & spectral imaging Maya Holdengreber Field Application Specialist, BCF Incucyte – High Throughput Live Cell Analysis System Melia Gurewitz Field Application Specialist, BCF 13:45-14:00, Coffee break 14:00-15:00 High End Applications – LS&E Light Sheet Microscopy for 3D Imaging of live or fixed samples Nitsan Dahan Director, Microscopy & Imaging, LS&E, Technion Incell 2000 for high content imaging and analysis Yael Lupu-Haber Imaging & Bioanalysis specialist, LS&E Image stream  – to see behind the dot Efrat Barak Flow Cytometry Head, LS&E   Day 2: Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Location: Computer Farm, First Floor, Faculty of Biology Image Processing & Analysis 09:00-10:15 The Numbers Behind the Image Yael Lupu-Haber Imaging &...

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November 8th, 2017 – LS&E Infrastructure Center Users Symposium

The LS&E Infrastructure Center happy to the invites You to attend a special LS&E Users Symposium day. Date: Wednesday, Nov 8th, 10:00 o'clock, Location:  Biology faculty auditorium, Technion Speakers: Session I: Yarden Golan, Bea Kaufmann, Moran Hod Marco & Leon Anavy Session II: Mor Goldfeder, Roni Hass, Boris Shneyer & Noa Ben-Asher. Session III: Despina Soteriou, Yulia Fridman & Nitzan Krinsky.   15:30 - End of Symposium This symposium is free of charge, however, registration is required using this link. Looking forward to seeing you all, LSE Infrastructure Center team...

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June 28th, 13:00 – Special seminar on IN Cell Analyzer – New platform to meet your High Content Analysis needs

The LS&E Microscopy core facility the invites You to attend special seminar on "IN Cell Analyzer - New platform to meet your High Content Analysis needs". Date: Wednesday, June 28th, 13:00 o'clock, (45 min's talk) Location:  Biology faculty auditorium, Technion Speaker: Dr. Przemysaw Fleszar, Application Specialist, Cell Analysis, GE Healthcare Title: IN Cell Analyzer - New platform to meet your High Content Analysis needs Abstract: Recent developments in the IN Cell portfolio enable powerful high content analysis (HCA) capabilities on live cell assays, using widefield deconvolution, line scan confocal and transmitted light imaging modalities. These cutting edge hardware platforms use class leading technologies in concert with sensitive and powerful image analysis platforms to give the user the statistical power to address biological questions in cell biology that previously lay out of reach. Results on the microscopic scales ranging from tissues, cell populations down to single cells, investigating molecular organization of individual cells in even the most sensitive...

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April 25th, 10:30 – Seminars on Clearing methodologies for biological samples

The LS&E Microscopy core facility the invites You to attend special seminars in Advanced Microscopy Application and Methodologies. The next seminars will be on "Clearing methodologies for biological samples".   Date: Tuesday, April 25th, 10:30 o'clock, (45 min's talk) Location:  Room 4-17, Emersson Building Speaker: Shlomi Lazar, Ph.D. Division of medical chemistry, The Israel institute for Biological Research (IIBR). Title: Looking inside the organs: a comparative analysis of three methods for establishing optically transparent samples   Abstract: Typical histological study, using sectioning of the tissue, has major limitations in obtaining 3D images of structural components and cells distribution within tissues. Ideally, samples should be imaged at high spatial resolution with minimal sectioning. However, thick tissue imaging is limited mostly because of light scattering. In this study, we compared the efficacy of three recently published clearing protocols (Scale, 3DISCO and Clarity) in generating a transparent thick section which can be subjected to confocal analysis. Brains, ovaries and embryos obtained from transgenic mice expressing enhanced yellow fluorescent protein (eYFP) in...

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Microscopy seminar series

March 21st, 10:00 – Seminar on Insights into super-resolution

The LS&E Microscopy core facility the invites You to attend special seminars in Advanced Microscopy Application and Methodologies. The next seminar will be on "Insights into super-resolution – methodologies and applications of super-resolution microscopy ". Date: Tuesday, March 21st, 10:00 o'clock Please keep note that the seminar will be 30 minutes earlier than the original plan. Location: Auditorium , Faculty of Biology Speaker: Avi Jacob, Ph.D. Head of Light Microscopy facility, Bar-Ilan University.   Abstract: Microscopy-based methods for breaking diffraction limited resolution are collectively known as super-resolution (SR). There are several methods which can be divided into two main approaches: deterministic and stochastic. Stochastic methods include all localization techniques such as STORM and deterministic methods include the optical approaches such as STED. STED (STimulated Emission Depletion) is a mature technology, yet can require optimization to reach ~50nm resolution. Recently, companies have begun to offer "hardware-optimization + software based SR", whereby a measure of SR is achieved by automatically optimizing acquisition and then submitting to deconvolution....

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Seminar series on advanced microscopy applications and methodologies

  The LS&E Microscopy core is delighted to announce on seminars series on advanced microscopy applications and methodologies for Life Sciences Imaging taking place the biology faculty over the coming months. These seminars are designed as a program of short talks to enrich your knowledge on Live cell imaging, Clearing methodologies , Super-resolution and Image analysis aimed to help you optimize your microscopy imaging workflow. These seminars are free of charge, however, registration in event form  is required. Looking forward to seeing you all, LS&E microscopy core team.  ...

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