Acknowledgments & Links

The NIH now requires acknowledgement of shared instrumentation grants in published papers using these instruments. Please acknowledge the CRL MIC in your publications. Your acknowledgement will help ensure continued support of this facility, as well as help ensure future NIH grants for all of UC Berkeley. 

Example text: “Confocal and 2-photon imaging experiments were conducted at the CRL Molecular Imaging Center, supported by xxx, xxxx, xxx [fill in the relevant grant agency & numbers for the instruments you used – see below]. We would like to thank Holly Aaron and Jen-Yi Lee for their microscopy training and assistance.”

Instrument NameNicknameGranting Agency & Number/Acknowledgment
Zeiss LSM 880 with AiryscanTrinityHelen Wills Neuroscience Institute
Zeiss LSM 880 with OPONeoHelen Wills Neuroscience Institute
Zeiss Lightsheet Z.1 (CLARITY)MorpheusHelen Wills Neuroscience Institute
Zeiss LSM 780 NLORachelNSF DBI-1041078
Zeiss LSM 710Optimus PrimeGordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Nikon STORM/PALM AOMegatronGordon and Betty Moore Foundation
3i Marianas + PhasorEnterpriseNIH S10RR028971-01A1
Andor/Nikon Spinning Disk ConfocalMaxNIH S10RR027696-01
3i/Sutter MOM + PhasorMillenium FalconFidelity Foundation Award 032582
Essen IncucyteIncuCyteGordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Zeiss LSM 510 META NLOPrisNIH 3R01EY015514-01S1
Zeiss LSM 510 NLO FLIMDeckardNSF DBI-0116016
Zeiss LSM 510 METABoomerNSF DBI-0116016

Once your paper is in press, please click here so we can add it to our list of MIC publications. Thank you!

Please contact Holly Aaron if you would like more information on how to reference the facility or help with your Methods section, or any other publication related questions. 


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