Screenshot 2020-05-07 at 13.42.19 Access of the core facility – update 04.06.2020 (Thursday, June 4, 2020) - Due to the positive development and the new UNIFR directives user trainings on microscopes will be possible again starting on Monday June 8th, 2020. To ask for  training for a particular instrument please click on the request a training icon in OpenIRIS. For trainings Instructors and Users are asked to wear face masks and gloves since the minimum [...]
NZ-S60_FSP-pic New Digital Silde-Scanner (Thursday, June 4, 2020) - We are glad to announce the addition of a NanoZoomer S60 to our core facility. The NZ S60 is a slide scanner tailored towards research and superior as compared to the digital pathology workhorse, its predecessor the NanoZoomer HT+Fluo. The S60 supports multiple slide formats (single and double slides) and is well suited to acquire [...]
ip-ws-gottéron New image processing workstation (Wednesday, June 3, 2020) - We are happy to announce that we have a new image processing workstation available in our core facility. Like the previous computer it is tailored for image processing: 24 cores 128 GB RAM M2 SDD hard disks big screen CUDA capable graphics card fast network (up to 800 MB/s) The machine is optimised for large [...]
Screenshot 2020-05-07 at 13.42.19 Access of the core facility as of May 11th (Thursday, May 7, 2020) - According to the UNIFR-guidelines concerning COVID-19, the core facility will take steps towards normal operation again starting on May 11th.  Access will be possible for UNIFR researcher while following specific preventive measures, tailored for facility Users. The placards with necessary information will be posted on the entry doors of facility premises and next to the microscopes, [...]
openiris-scheduler-screenshot Booking System Migration (Thursday, May 7, 2020) - The core facility decided to switch booking systems. The new web application, OpenIRIS, is tailored for scientific core facilities and offers additional useful functionality (like coordination between multiple facilities) for users and also better fits the current technical requirements. We imported all research groups and its members that were already using our facility during the [...]
hrm-3.7-results-screenshot HRM update – new look, new features (Thursday, February 20, 2020) - We updated our Huygens Remote Manager to the version 3.7.0. New features include obviously the new look, file formats can be mixed now and there are some improvements on how the deconvolution templates can be configured. The full list can be found on the huygens-rm.org. There is also a webinar about the new HRM 3.7 [...]
imarisviwer-splash-screen-logo ImarisViewer – 3D visualisation utility (Thursday, January 16, 2020) - Oxford Instruments released the ImarisViewer. It is a subset of the Imaris functionality, essentially constraint to the 3D visualisation capabilities. But it a free version, that allows you browse your datasets you processed with Imaris. Windows users being part of SECMED or BIOL can install the ImarisViewer via the Baramundi Kiosk. Mac users can find [...]