Past entries of News & Calendar

 

2019


 

18.09.2019

MIC intern: Retreat of commission members

 

24.04.2019 - 25.04.2019

Swiss Light-sheet Microscopy Workshop 24-25 Apr 2019 Irchel Campus, UZH Zürich

The aim of the event is to strengthen the local and international network and facilitate the exchange of ideas between the lightsheet users and developers.

Registration (free of charge) until February 15, 2019

Link

 

26.03.2019

MIC Mini-Symposium on Multi-Dimensional Image Processing

Scientific committee:
Guillaume Witz, Ruslan Hlushchuk, Yury Belyaev

When:
Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 9.30 - 16.10

Where:
Institute of Anatomy, Bühlstrasse 26, 3012 Bern

Please register for this event via Ilias.

PDF

 

14.02.2019

MIC Commission meeting

Institute of Anatomy, seminar room, 1.15 pm

 

12.02.2019

Imaris: basics and advanced

Info

 

01.02.2019

Seminar: From cell types to tissue: analyse >40 functional and phenotypic markers simultaneously on the Helios and Hyperion™ Imaging System, powered by CyTOF® technology

Friday, February 1, 2019, at 11:00–12:00
DBMR, Murtenstrasse 35, H813

More information see pdf.

PDF/Link

 

29.01.2019 - 30.01.2019

Basics of super resolution microscopy

Info

 

24.01.2019

Seminar by Dr. Anna Kreshuk

Title:
Automating image analysis with machine learning

Location: Institute of Anatomy

Link

 

23.01.2019

Fluorescence Imaging Seminar

Who:
Oggie Golub, Ph.D. Biosciences Division Molecular Probes™ Education.
Title:
Novel Tools and Practical Considerations for Fluorescence Microscopy and High Content Analysis. 
Where:
Seminar room F502, DBMR, University of Bern, Murtenstrasse 50.
When:
January 23, 2019, at 2.00 am.

PDF/Link

 

 

 

2018


 

13.12.2018

MIC Commission meeting

Institute of Anatomy, seminar room, 1.15 pm

 

11.12.2018

Training: Advanced Cell Classifier for the analysis of HCS data

Info

 

30.11.2018

MIC Symposium: "From Organoids to Organisms - Multiscale imaging"

Info

 

11.11.2018

Workshop

Advanced Histology and immunolabeling for paraffin and cryo-embedding and nonembedded cell cultures
Detailed description see pdf.
Fee: CHF 500; the costs for GCB-PhD students are covered by the Cutting-Edge Microscopy PhD program.

 

31.10.2018

Nanolive demo at the Institute of Cell Biology

Demonstration of Nanolive (www.nanolive.ch) equipment for holotomography for label-free and live cell imaging in 3D.
Labware: https://nanolive.ch/wp-content/uploads/nanolive-ibidi-labware.pdf
Sample preparation: https://nanolive.ch/wp-content/uploads/nanolive-rules-of-thumb-A4-12_approved.pdf
Detailed info about equipment and sample preparation can be obtained from Kulsum Farshori (kulsum@nanolive.ch).
Registration till 28.11.2018 by sending email to Reto Caldelari (reto.caldelari@izb.unibe.ch).

 

29.10.2018

Demonstration: X-Clarity II Tissue Clearing System

Info

 

23.10.2018

Training: Introduction to CLEM

Info

 

08.10.2018

Cryo-EM of regulatory ribosomal complexes

Prof. Roland Beckmann, Gene Center, Department of Biochemistry, University of Munich, LMU, Germany will present this special seminar in the Departement für Chemie und Biochemie, Freiestrasse 3, 3012 Bern, Room S481, as a guest of Prof. Oliver Mühlemann on October 8th, 2018, at 4.30 pm.

PDF/Link

 

18.09.2018

Training: Basics of confocal microscopy

Info

 

12.09.2018

Demonstration: Olympus FV3000 confocal microscope

Info

 

11.09.2018

Training: Care and maintenance of light microscopes

Info

 

23.08.2018

MIC Commission meeting

Institute of Anatomy, seminar room, 1.15 pm

 

04.07.2018

MIC Research Day

PDF

 

04.07.2018 - 06.07.2018

MIC Summer School 2018

The Microscopy Imaging Center would like to cordially invite to its 2018 Summer School consisting of the following three parts:

July 04: MIC Research Day
July 05: Cutting Edge Microscopy (CEM) PhD Event
July 06: MIC Workshop: Introduction to Scientific IT Support

PDF/Link

 

03.07.2018

Demonstration: 3D CELL EXPLORER - Holotomographic Microscopy for label-free live cell imaging

Info

 

21.06.2018

Training: Light Sheet Microscopy for in vivo imaging

Info

 

12.06.2018

Workshop

Conventional fluorescence microscopy, laser scanning microscopy and digital image processing
Detailed description see pdf.
Costs: CHF 200 per person.
KSL no: 12284

 

26.05.2018

Museum Night, Adolphe Merkle Institute (AMI), University of Fribourg

Professor Barbara Rothen, member of the MIC commission, cordially invites You to the AMI. As part of this year’s Museum Night in Fribourg, AMI will open its doors to the public, presenting ongoing research and other activities. Daniel Hauser, PhD student of the Cutting Edge Microscopy program offers a special presentation at a confocal microscope. This is also a possibility to celebrate the 10th anniversary of AMI. This event will take place on Saturday, May 26, between 18:00 and midnight. The theme this year is “Time”.

PDF/Link

 

24.05.2018

Training: Feedback microscopy workflows

Info

 

17.05.2018

MIC Commission meeting

Institute of Anatomy, seminar room, 1.15 pm

 

26.04.2018

Demonstration: SRRF super resolution

Info

 

10.04.2018

Olympus Lunch & Learn

Series of 5 talks addressing specific topics of light microscopy. Lunch sponsored by Olympus is provided to all participants
Speaker: Florian Eich Olympus Europa SE & Co. KG
Location: Seminar room 258, Institute of Physiology, Bühlpl. 5, 3012 Bern
Time: 12:30-13:30
Topic: Clearing technologies for large volume imaging

Link

 

27.03.2018

Olympus Lunch & Learn

Series of 5 talks addressing specific topics of light microscopy. Lunch sponsored by Olympus is provided to all participants
Speaker: Florian Eich Olympus Europa SE & Co. KG
Location: Seminar room 258, Institute of Physiology, Bühlpl. 5, 3012 Bern
Time: 12:30-13:30
Topic: Choose the right objective

Link

 

21.03.2018

Training: Basics of wide field microscopy

Info

 

19.03.2018 - 20.03.2018

Wyss Center lightsheet microscopy workshop

External event at Campus Biotech, Geneva:
The aim of the event is to establish a local network to improve exchange of ideas and technologies between lightsheet developers and users in Switzerland. We invite you to find out about the latest developments in the field, interact with lightsheet specialists and see practical demonstrations.

Link

 

12.03.2018 - 14.03.2018

TIM 2018: “Bridging the Worlds”

External event:
“Trends in Microscopy” (TIM) is an international meeting series supported by the German Research Foundation (DFG). The TIM will be hosted by the Center for Advanced Imaging (CAi) at Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf and is co-organized by the CECAD Imaging Facility of the University of Cologne. In 2018, the TIM is for the first time the meeting of the newly founded "German BioImaging-Gesellschaft für Mikroskopie und Bildanalyse e.V." (German BioImaging-Society for Microscopy and Image Analysis, GerBI-GMB).

Link

 

07.03.2018 - 08.03.2018

Training: FIJI Basics

Info

 

09.02.2018

Training: Imaris: basics and advanced

Info

 

08.02.2018

MIC Commission meeting

Institute of Anatomy, seminar room, 1.15 pm

 

06.02.2018

Olympus Lunch & Learn

Series of 5 talks addressing specific topics of light microscopy. Lunch sponsored by Olympus is provided to all participants
Speaker: Florian Eich Olympus Europa SE & Co. KG
Location: Seminar room 258, Institute of Physiology, Bühlpl. 5, 3012 Bern
Time: 12:30-13:30
Topic: Live Cell imaging

Link

 

27.01.2018 - 02.02.2018

The 2nd NEUBIAS Conference - Szeged, Hungary

The 2nd Annual meeting of NEUBIAS, gathering the whole Bioimage Analysis Community into a multi-faceted event, offers two Training schools, a Working Meeting (Taggathon) and a Large Symposium dedicated to Open Tools in BioImage Analysis.
The event will be organized and hosted by Dr. Peter Horvath, Principal Investigator at the Biological Research Center (BRC) of the Hungarian Academy of Science, Szeged.

Link to NEUBIAS conference 2018

 

15.01.2018

Training: FRET microscopy

Info

 

09.01.2018

Olympus Lunch & Learn

Series of 5 talks addressing specific topics of light microscopy. Lunch sponsored by Olympus is provided to all participants
Speaker: Florian Eich Olympus Europa SE & Co. KG
Location: Seminar room 258, Institute of Physiology, Bühlpl. 5, 3012 Bern
Time: 12:30-13:30
Topic: 3D imaging principles

Link

 

 

 

2017


 

14.12.2017

MIC Commission meeting

Seminarroom Anatomy, 13:15, Focus: Yearly planning microscopy investments

 

08.12.2017

MIC Symposium: "Big Data in Light and Electron Microscopy"

Info

 

07.12.2017 - 10.04.2018

Olympus Lunch & Learn

Info

 

07.12.2017

Olympus Lunch & Learn

Series of 5 talks addressing specific topics of light microscopy. Lunch sponsored by Olympus is provided to all participants
Speaker: Florian Eich Olympus Europa SE & Co. KG
Location: Seminar room 258, Institute of Physiology, Bühlpl. 5, 3012 Bern
Time: 12:30-13:30
Topic: Good Imaging Practice

Link

 

30.11.2017

Training: Image analysis with KNIME

Info

 

20.11.2017

Cell Biology Seminar

Title: Reducing the Expert’s Headache: Making the most of annotations for automatic biomedical image segmentation
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Raphael Sznitman, ARTORG Center, University of Bern
Place: room C161, Institute of Cell Biology, Baltzerstrasse 4, 3012 Bern.
Time: 11:15 a.m.

PDF/Link

 

20.11.2017

Workshop

Immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence and microscopy in paraffin embedded sections
Detailed description see pdf.
costs: CHF 400 per person.

 

13.11.2017

Cell Biology Seminar

Title: Automated Feedback Microscopy: Implementation and Applications in Cell Biology
Speaker: Dr.Volker Hilsenstein, EMBL Heidelberg
Place: room C161, Institute of Cell Biology, Baltzerstrasse 4, 3012 Bern.
Time: 11:15 a.m.

PDF/Link

 

03.11.2017

Presentation of ImageXpress Nano

What: Dr.Christian Holz from Molecular Devices presents ImageXpress Nano - Automated Imaging System for Microscopy Assays.
Place: Club room, TKI, Freiestrasse 1, 3012 Bern.
Time: 11 a.m.

PDF/Link

 

25.10.2017

Demo of InCellis cell imaging system

InCellis is an all-in-one solution providing accurate results for cell culture such as transfection efficiency, cell culture confluency directly on the bench.
Time: 10:00.
Place: Murtenstrasse 50, room F502.

PDF/Link

 

11.10.2017

Training: Interactive image classification, segmentation and analysis with ilastik

Info

 

19.09.2017

Training: Basics of confocal microscopy

Info

 

16.09.2017

Nacht der Forschung 2017

Impressions

 

13.09.2017

Training: Basics of deconvolution microscopy

Info

 

06.09.2017

Training: Basics of wide field microscopy

Info

 

05.09.2017

For MIC members only: MIC retreat

Our MIC retreat will be on Tuesday September 5, 2017, from 12:30 pm. Location and topics will be defined at our next MIC commission meeting

 

05.09.2017

MIC Commission meeting

Retreat! Starting at 12 noon with lunch at restaurant Schlossbümpliz, Bümplizstrasse 89, Bern.

 

21.08.2017

Workshop

Conventional fluorescence microscopy, laser scanning microscopy and digital image processing

 

10.08.2017

MIC Commission meeting

Seminarroom Anatomy, 13:15, Focus: Teaching Finalizing

 

11.07.2017

Writing your own ImageJ/Fiji Macros

Info

 

30.06.2017

Workshop

Image preparation for publication will be subject using ImageJ/Fiji and other software.
Registration via KSL 433659
Workshop is part of the MIC summer school
Location: Universität Bern/Unitobler, Lerchenweg 36, Room F-121

 

29.06.2017

Summer School, Kick-Off

Kick-Off meeting for Cutting Edge Microscopy PhD students
compulsory for CEM PhD students, internal event
Registration via KSL
KSL: 433758-FS2017-0-MIC Summer School

 

28.06.2017

MIC Research Day

PDF

 

28.06.2017 - 30.03.2017

MIC Summer School for PhD students "Cutting Edge Microscopy" (CEM)

The 2017 MIC Summer School will take place from June 28 to 30, 2017. This year we have organized the MIC Summer School in three modules.
1. MIC Research Day on June 28, 2017.
2. CEM Summer School 2017 PhD student day – Kick-Off event on June 29, 2017.
3. MIC Workshop “Preparing images for publication and presentation” on June 30, 2017.
For further information please see pdf.

PDF

 

04.05.2017

MIC Commission meeting

Seminarroom Anatomy, 13:15, Focus: Teaching Planning, Symposium-Planning

 

05.04.2017

Mini Symposium: Image analysis in microscopy

Info

 

30.03.2017

Training: Automated Live Cell Microscopy, Zeiss

Info

 

24.03.2017

Seminar: Optical imaging of neutrophil recruitment after transient middle cerebral artery occlusion

Markus Vaas, PhD
from the Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Neuroscience Center Zürich, University of Zürich and ETH Zürich, Switzerland

When:
Friday, March 24, 2017, 11.00 h

Where:
Theodor Kocher Institute, Club Room, 2nd Floor Freiestrasse 1, 3012 Bern

PDF

 

23.03.2017

Seminar: Imaging lipids using lipid-binding toxins

Prof. Toshihide Kobayashi
from the UMR 7213 CNRS, Faculté de Pharmacie, Université de Strasbourg

Host: Prof. Annette Draeger
Datum/Ort: 23.03.2017, 12:00, Seminar room A263, Institute of Anatomy
Sandwiches and drinks will be served

Institute of Anatomy, Announcement

 

21.03.2017

Training: Basics of super resolution microscopy

Info

 

08.03.2017

Nikon Ti2 Demonstration

Info

 

28.02.2017

Newsletter des Microscopy Imaging Center (MIC), 02/2017

PDF

 

14.02.2017

Imaris, basics (Training)

Info

 

09.02.2017

MIC Commission meeting

Seminarroom Anatomy, 13:15, Focus: R’Equip due date "Ausschuss Forschung" med. Faculty: 23.02.2017

 

31.01.2017

Newsletter des Microscopy Imaging Center (MIC), 01/2017

PDF

 

24.01.2017

Training on a spinning disc microscope from Nikon

Info

 

01.01.2017

From January 1st, 2017, PD Dr. phil. nat. Ruth Lyck, Theodor Kocher Institute, will be taking over as MIC Coordinator – a 30 % part time position – from PD Dr. med. IT Eng. Stefan Tschanz, Institute of Anatomy, who has held the position since 2011. Please read the full article published in the December Newsletter of the Department of Clinical Research (DCR) of the University of Bern.

full article

 

 

 

2016


 

02.12.2016

MIC Symposium: "Cells in Motion"

Info

 

01.12.2016

MIC Commission meeting

MIC Commission Meeting. Investment planning Medical Faculty, 13:15, Seminar Room Anatomy

 

02.11.2016

MIC Microscopy Day

Info

 

11.10.2016 - 13.10.2016

Basics in confocal microscopy

Info

 

06.09.2016 - 08.09.2016

Basics in wide field microscopy

Info

 

18.08.2016

MIC Commission meeting

MIC Commission Meeting. Teaching planning, 13:15, Seminar Room Anatomy

 

06.06.2016

Image Restoration and Huygens Remote Manager

Info

 

26.05.2016

MIC Commission meeting

MIC Commission Meeting. Symposium/ Investment VetSuisse/Phil. Nat., 13:15, Seminar Room Anatomy

 

20.04.2016

Workshop "Get the most out of your sample" - the perfect workflow for your sample

Info

 

18.03.2016

CellProfiler Workshop

Info

 

02.02.2016

MIC Commission meeting

Exceptionally: TUESDAY! MIC Commission Meeting. R'Equip priority. 13:15, Seminar Room Anatomy

 

 

 

2015


 

04.12.2015

MIC Symposium: "Visualizing pathogen host interactions"

Info

 

03.12.2015

MIC Commission meeting

13:15 - 16:00: priority lists "Jahresplanung" and "Rollende Planung"

 

13.08.2015

MIC Commission meeting

13:15 - 16:00

 

12.06.2015

Hands-on Imaris 8 training

Info

 

21.05.2015

MIC Commission meeting

13:15 - 15:00

 

26.03.2015

Imaris Workshop

Info

 

03.02.2015

MIC Commission meeting

13:15 - 16:00: (R'Equip proposals)

 

 

 

2014


 

05.12.2014

MIC Symposium: "Super-Resolution Nanoscopy: Vision Beyond the Limits"

Info

 

04.12.2014

MIC Commission meeting

IMPORTANT Meeting: Investment planning 2015 and "rollende Planung", 13:15 Anatomy

 

14.08.2014

MIC Commission meeting

Prioritizing of microscopy investments, 2nd part (“Ressourcen-Ausschuss” date: Sept. 2013) 13:15 Anatomy

 

20.05.2014

MIC Commission meeting

Symposium planning, Teaching planning, 13:15 Anatomy

 

27.02.2014

MIC Commission meeting

Prioritizing of microscopy investments for R’Equip support (date April/May 2014)

 

 

 

2013


 

29.11.2013

MIC Symposium: "Light Sheet Microscopy: 3D Insights Into Solid Organs"

Info

 

28.11.2013

MIC Commission meeting

Prioritizing of microscopy investments for 2014 (Due date for applications towards the “Ressourcen-Ausschuss” of the Medical Faculty: Nov. 1st, 2014)

 

 

 

2011


 

21.07.2011

Überblick DIGITALE BILDER und deren VERARBEITUNG

Handout

 

 

 

2010


 

24.06.2010

Inauguration Microscopes at the Institute of Anatomy

Article in "Der Bund"