Helsinki Functional Imaging Center HFIC

    Facility/equipment: Equipment

    • Location

      Helsinki

      Finland

    Description

    In Helsinki, imaging services have been integrated intothe
    Helsinki Functional Imaging Center (HFIC) which is in charge of coordination and development. The HFIC offers a wide range of imaging services, including
    the wide-field and confocal imaging of cells (also live cells), high-
    throughput screening imaging, electron microscopy (EM, cryo-EM, scanning EM), laboratory animal imaging (based on luminance and fMRI technologies) and
    imaging techniques based on material technologies (nanomaterials, nanoimaging). The HFIC comprises 12 core units and a national centre for electron microscopy.

    Type of research infrastructure

    • Service

    Fields of Science and Free Keywords

    • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
    • 1184 Genetics, developmental biology, physiology

    UH research infrastructure classification

    • Core Facility