How to estimate the cost of 1-hour of microscope use?
A model to determine the cost of 1-hour of microscope use, based on the full economic costing (FEC) method recommended by the German BioImaging Network.
Microscopy facilities: resuming operations after Covid-19
While core facilities have started to resume work, many institutions and research groups have published guidelines and information to help facilities to adapt and find suited methods.
6 must-read articles about Quality Control in fluorescence microscopy
Quality control is at the heart of the topic of quantitative microscopy and replication crisis. Here is our selection of great articles published by researchers.
The scientific Replication and Reproducibility Under the Microscope
The replication crisis, pinpointed around 2010, focus on the difficulty or even impossibility to reproduce many scientific studies.
New standards about Confocal microscopes optical data
The ISO 21073:2019 has recently been published and consists in standards on performance of microscopes for biological imaging.
Empowering team science
3 Things you may have missed during the Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities (ABRF) in California, beginning of March 2020.
Quality Control on fluorescence microscopes
Quality control is a popular topic on the fluorescence microscopy field, and often mistaken with calibration. What is it and why should we perform it?