Electron Microscopy Expertise Unit

We facilitate ultrastructural imaging of biological samples as a service to the research community and provide individual training in scanning and transmission electron microscopy and in sample preparation.

Our own research is focused on neuronal plasticity.

Research areas

Computational biology Neurobiology

Research Focus

The Electron Microscopy expertise unit is a multi-user service facility that provides ultra-structural services and technology for researchers at the Department of Neurosciences as well as for external research groups or companies.

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We are always on the lookout for highly motivated colleagues to join our team. If you are interested, please contact us.


The Electron Microscopy Platform can only thrive thanks to the dedication and commitment of its people, no matter what their function or seniority.


To stay up to date in rapidly developing fields, scientists regularly interact with (international) colleagues. Conferences and other (scientific) events are an excellent way to facilitate such a continent-spanning knowledge exchange.