Research

The Wolfson Bioimaging Facility underpins international-quality research across the University of Bristol and further afield.

By providing a broad range of advanced imaging technologies encompassing and linking light and electron microscopy, the Facility supports many research areas, including:

  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Science
  • Cell Biology
  • Infection and Immunity
  • Nanoscience
  • Neuroscience
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Synthetic Biology

Our users

Our user base currently encompasses over 350 researchers from a wide range of disciplines in the biomedical and physical sciences across the University. The impact and scope of the Wolfson Bioimaging Facility is seen in over 800 research publications that include data acquired on our microscopes.

We advise and train researchers at all levels of their careers to optimise the use of our microscope systems and to process and analyse the data they generate.

Recent publication highlights

Examples of images acquired in the Wolfson Bioimaging Facility used as journal front covers by Journal of Cell Biology, Blood, Molecular Microbiology, Acta Neuropathologica,
Examples of images acquired in the Wolfson Bioimaging Facility used as journal front covers by Blood Advances, Current Biology, Cell Reports and Science Signalling.

Acknowledging the Facility

If you publish data from Wolfson Bioimaging Facility supported research please let us know and acknowledge us in your publication and on Pure.

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