Microscopy Imaging Center

MIC Workshops

Upcoming Workshops

Stereology Workshop at the Institute of Anatomy, University of Bern, Switzerland

August 8th – 12th, 2022 
Information and registration here
Scope
This course provides an introduction to stereology and focuses on its practical application in biomedicine. It covers experimental design, sampling and use of stereological probing.
The program includes lectures, exercises and laboratory demonstrations.
2nd Part: Hands-on VISIOPHARM newCAST: Sat 13. & Sun 14.08.2022

Course of Histology 2022

Lecturers: PD Dr. Fabian Blank (DBMR), Dr. Yury Belyaev (MIC), Selina Steiner and Carlos Wotzkow (DBMR Lab Managers)
Duration: 5 days (from Monday 24th to Friday 28th October 2022)
Location: LCI Core Facility, DBMR, Murtenstrasse 24, Bern, Switzerland
Content: Teaching of basic and advanced technics for histology
Admissions: Minimum 4 students, maximum 6
Credits: 2.5 ECTS
Costs: 500.- CHF, to be reimbursed by the GCB for their PhD students

For registration please contact Carlos Wotzkow.

MIC Workshops

Detailed course descriptions is presented below
Bio Image Analysis Lecturer Institute ECTS
High Content Analysis Dr. Yury Belyaev, Dr. Martin Sadowski Division of Veterinary Anatomy 0.5
IMOD software for electron tomography Prof. Dr. phil. nat Benoît Zuber Institute of Anatomy 0.5
Image preparation for publication using Image J/ Fiji and other software Dr. Dimitri Vanhecke Adolph Merkle Institute 0.5
Live Cell Imaging of a translocation biosensor Prof. Dr. Olivier Pertz and Benjamin Grädel Institute of Cell Biology 0.5
Microscopy Applications for Immunological Research Prof. Dr. Marcus Thelen Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Bellinzona 1.5
Serial Block Face Scanning Electron Prof. Dr. phil. nat Benoît Zuber Institute of Anatomy 0.5
Stereology PD Dr. med. / Software Ing. FH Stefan Tschanz Institute of Anatomy 2.5
Light Microscopy Lecturer Institute ECTS
High Content Analysis Dr. Yury Belyaev, Dr. Martin Sadowski Division of Veterinary Anatomy 0.5
Histology PD Dr. Fabian Blank, Dr. Yury Belyaev, Selina Steiner and Carlos Wotzkow Department for BioMedical Research 2.5
Hyperspectral Darkfield Imaging Dr. Dimitri Vanhecke Adolphe Merkle Institute 1.0
Intravital Microscopy Dr. Gaby Enzman Theodor-Kocher Institute 1.0
In vitro Live Cell Imaging Prof. Dr. Ruth Lyck Theodor-Kocher Institute 1.0
Light Sheet Microscopy Prof. Dr. Nadia Mercader Institute of Anatomy 1.5
Live Cell Imaging of a translocation biosensor Prof. Dr. Olivier Pertz and Benjamin Grädel Institute of Cell Biology 0.5
Microscopy in Plant Sciences Prof. Dr. Pauline Jullien Institute of Plant Sciences 0.5
Microscopy Applications for Immunological Research Prof. Dr. Marcus Thelen Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Bellinzona 1.5
Stereology PD Dr. med. / Software Ing. FH Stefan Tschanz Institute of Anatomy 2.5
Electron Microscopy Lecturer Institute ECTS
High-resolution Scanning Electron Microscopy Prof. Dr. med. vet. Michael Stoffel Department of Clinical Research and Vetenary Public Health 1.0
Serial Block Face Scanning Electron Prof. Dr. phil. nat. Benoit Zuber Institute of Anatomy 0.5
Transmission Electron Microscopy Prof. Dr. phil. nat. Benoit Zuber Institute of Anatomy 0.5
Specific Applications Lecturer Institute ECTS
Optical Coherence Tomography for mouse and zebrafish models Prof. Dr. Volker Enzmann Department for BioMedical Research 0.5

MIC Workshops are designed as group activities to consolidate selected high-end microscopy methods.

General Information regarding MIC workshops

On Demand Workshops

Instructor: Dr. Yury Belyaev  (MIC), Dr. Martin Sadowski  (Pathology)
Duration: 1 day
ECTS: 0.5
KSL: 470965

Instructor: Prof. Dr. med. vet. Michael Stoffel  (Vet. Anatomy)
Duration: 2 days
ECTS: 1.0
KSL: 470966

Instructor: PD Dr. phil. Fabian Blank  (DBMR), Carlos Wotzkow  (DBMR), Selina Steiner  (DBMR)
Duration: 5 days (Fall Semester)
ECTS: 2.5
KSL: 454901

Instructor: : Dr. Dimitri Vanhecke  (AMI)
Duration: 2 days
ECTS: 1.0
KSL: 470971

Instructor: Dr. Dimitri Vanhecke (AMI)
Duration: 1 day
ECTS: 0.5

Instructor: Prof. Dr. phil. nat. Benoît Zuber (ANA)
Duration: 1 day
ECTS: 0.5
KSL: 470970

Instructor: Dr. Gaby Enzmann (TKI)
Duration: 2 days
ECTS: 1.0
KSL: 470972

Instructor: Prof. Dr. Ruth Lyck  (TKI)
Duration: 2x 0.5 days practical plus report writing
ECTS: 1.0
KSL: 470896

Instructor: Prof. Dr. Nadia Mercarder (ANA)
Duration: 3 days
ECTS: 1.5
KSL: 471132

Instructor: Prof. Dr. Olivier Pertz (ICB) and Benjamin Grädel (ICB)
Duration: 1 day
ECTS: 0.5
KSL: 471134

Instructor: Prof. Dr. Marcus Thelen
Duration: 3 days
ECTS: 1.5

Instructor: Prof. Dr. Pauline Jullien  (IPS)
Duration: 1 day
ECTS: 0.5
KSL: 470963

Instructor: Prof. Dr. Jens Stein (OMI)
Duration: 1 day
ECTS: 0.5
KSL: 470964

Instructor: Prof. Dr. Volker Enzmann  (DBMR)
Duration: 1 day
ECTS: 0.5
KSL: 470961

Instructor: Prof. Dr. phil. nat. Benoît Zuber  (ANA)
Duration: 1 day
ECTS: 0.5
KSL: 470969

Instructor: PD Dr. med. / Software Ing. FH Stefan Tschanz (ANA)
Duration: 5 days
ECTS: 2.5
KSL: 26045

Instructor: Prof. Dr. phil. nat. Benoît Zuber  (ANA)
Duration: 1 day
ECTS: 0.5
KSL: 470968

General Information regarding MIC workshops

Time

Most MIC Workshops are courses on demand. Do not hesitate to contact the course lecturer.

Contact

Please contact the responsible MIC workshop instructor.

Registration on KSL

See link on individual course description

Target audience

Courses are designed for various levels of education. Please read the individual course descriptions regarding the target audience.

ECTS

variable, see course description

Costs

Most MIC workshops are liable to pay costs. PhD students enrolled in the GCB may be eligible for financial support. Please contact the administration of the MIC.

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