Imaging Centre

The Imaging Centre at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine offers equipment for advanced microscopy, ultrasound imaging, and image analysis.

Available equipment includes:

  • Transmission electron microscope (Hitachi HT7700 with EDS- energy dispersive spectrometer capability, high-resolution capability)
  • FE-SEM- cold field emission scanning electron microscope (Hitachi SU8010; high-resolution capability)
  • TIRF- total internal reflection fluorescence microscope (Olympus IX83);
  • Confocal laser scanning microscopes (Leica SP5, Zeiss 710 equipped with Two Photon);
  • Ultrasound imaging system (Visual Sonic Vevo 3100)
  • Image analysis computers