Services and equipment

Access our range of electron cryo-microscopy equipment and benefit from our various services tailored to your needs.

Our service

Depending on your project needs our technical specialists are ready to assist you with:

  • cryo-sample preparation
  • screening and optimisation
  • image acquisition
  • computational analysis

We also offer a full end-to-end service which includes detailed reports of experimental outcomes and findings.

Get in touch now to learn more and access our facility.

Remote access

Send us your samples via post and join your session remotely using TeamViewer remote desktop access software.

Training and workshops

Our personalised microscopy training modules are designed to accommodate diverse skill levels.

We also provide free-of-charge sample preparation workshops aimed at imparting hands-on experience and bolstering confidence in cryo-grid preparation workflow.


Transmission electron microscopes

Plunge freezing devices

Glow discharge and carbon coater units

People walking up and down the staircases in the glass atrium at the Life Sciences Building Access the facility

Ask us how we can assist you with your next research project.

UoB with LSB and BMS in the back Bristol – a hub for electron microscopy

Belonging to a network of electron microscopy facilities at the University of Bristol, the GW4 Cryo-EM Facility works in close partnership with the Wolfson Bioimaging Facility.

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