Policies and Pricing
The Medical School Electron Microscope Facility is an internal service
facility committed to providing a top-quality and up-to-date electron
microscopy services to the University of Wisconsin system.
The Facility is open for use to the University research community, as
well as the private sector (at an additional cost). We will work with
any organization needing electron microscopy applications, consultation,
All new projects require an initial consultation. Specimen preparation
work may be performed entirely or in part by Facility staff. Microscope
operation must be performed by Facility staff, unless users are properly trained.
Training for specimen preparation, microscope use, digital imaging,
and photographic instruction are available. Training for microscope use is
required before unsupervised user microscope operation. Users will not be
allowed to operate equipment without staff present, until sufficient proficiency
has been attained and approval granted. After-hours use of the Facility is
not allowed without prior authorization.
Initial consultation is available free of charge to prospective users.
Ongoing consultation is included in the fee charged on billable projects.
Due to the custom nature of TEM projects,
please consult the Facility staff for a price quote for a proposed microscopy
The Electron Microscope Facility requests acknowledgment in publications
containing micrographs, resulting from staff performed work, as well as two
copies of any reprints.
© 1996-1997 UW-Med. School Electron Microscope Facility, Randall J. Massey
firstname.lastname@example.org & Ben August email@example.com