Core Modules

There are 3 core modules in the Wayne State University Core Vision Research Center:  Imaging and Histopathology, Tissue Culture and Molecular, and Immunology.  Each module provides essential research support to NEI R01 funded investigators primarily in two departments, Anatomy and Cell Biology and Ophthalmology providing genotyping services, high quality images, microscopy training, image analysis, high quality paraffin or cryostat sections and slides, histological stains, flow cytometry analysis, Western blotting and bone marrow chimera development.  The Vision Core Modules are here to enhance the quality of research in the most accurate and economical manner. 

Please cite the Core Grant on all publications P30 EY04068.

 

Core Managers' Availability
 

Imaging
Ronald Barrett

Leica SP8 Confocal Microscope Calendar

Axioimager
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MicronIV
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  Cryostat
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Optivision Viewlight 8U
Portable Slit lamp
 

Histology
Sharon McClellan

Cryostat
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Tissue Culture and Molecular
Kerry Vistisen

Hood
Calendar

Mastercycler PCR
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Bio-Rad Real-time PCR

 


Spectrophotometer/
         platereader          

Leica inverted fluorescent microscope  

Immunology
Rebecca Francis

AccuriC6
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