The C3M Biophotonics facility provides instruments and expertise to solve challenging biological questions using modern light-microscopy. A wide range of specialised microscope systems is available, giving access to long term and fast live imaging, confocal microscopy, TIRF microscopy and laser microdissection. The facility is open to academics, clinicians as well as industries.
The flow cytometry platform of C3M includes two cell sorters (BD FACSAriaI and Sony) and three cell analyzers (MACSQuant™ Analyzer 10, MACSQuant™ VYB, BD FACSCanto™ II) under the responsability of two engineers and a scientific manager.
This facility contains the following equipment: StepOne® RT-QPCR, Agilent® Bioanalyzer, Nanodrop® Spectrophotometer, Precellys® universal tissue homogenizer
The histopathology core faciliy provides all equipments for sample inclusion (paraffin/frozen) and serial slide preparation for immunostaining (paraffin/frozen). This facility is open to outside investigators.
This platform is supported by the Canceropôle PACA programs.