Light Microscope Facility (LMF)

Dr. Hans-Ulrich Fried
Head of Light Microscope Facility

Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen (DZNE)
Raum C.EG.4.06
Ludwig-Erhard-Allee 2
53175 Bonn

hans.fried(at)dzne.de
+49 (0) 228 / 43302 - 681

Become a LMF User
  1. Contact Dr. Hans Fried
  2. Personal meeting with LMF staff to discuss the project (biological question, sample preparation, and data analysis) and to explain the booking/charging system.
  3. Agree and sign the rules.
  4. Depending on your background and the planed experiments you might need a theoretical introduction.
  5. Introduction to the hard- and software. Depending on your background a second or even a third training session might be necessary.

The Light Microscope Facility (LMF) runs and maintains up to date equipment based on light microscopes. We have currently 20 different advanced microscope systems with a variety of accessory equipment like environmental chambers, fully equipped small animal operation tables or micromanipulators. Our personnel has a broad scientific and technical background to ideally support your experiments. Internal as well as external users can book systems and technical support. The LMF operate on a cost recovery basis – you pay only for the time you have booked.

Software and Assistant booking (DZNE only)