Research Core Services

The Lerner Research Institute's Core Services seek to facilitate and advance research throughout Cleveland Clinic by providing technologies that support basic, translational, and clinical research.

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Electron Microscopy

Capabilities overview

Electron Microscopy services comprise both transmission and scanning electron microscopy (TEM and SEM).

TEM services include normal processing of samples, thick or ultra-thin sectioning, staining, and image acquisition in the microscope. Sub-cellular localization of antigens by immunogold labeling can also be performed.

SEM services include assistance with sample preparation, training in the use of the microscope, and elemental microanalysis.