Our mission and focus is to implement, share and to improve multi-dimensional optical microscopy as well as nanoscopy techniques in translational medical research in O|2.


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We use state-of-the-art equipment in our facility, e.g. a Leica SP8 STED 3X superresolution microsope and a LaVision 3D light-sheet microscope.


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In addition to the existing collaboration with our clinical and pre-clinical (VUmc) partners, the AO|2M core facility envisions collaboration with our future strategic AMC-VUmc alliance partners in the Amsterdam area.


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Our collaborative work results in publications in major impact journals.


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AO|2M: Your advanced imaging and microscopy core facility in the new O|2 Human Health & Life Sciences building!