Bio-Imaging Unit



A general safety induction is required for all our users. This includes a brief tour of the bio-imaging unit, the equipment, and relevant safety and access procedures.

Before using the facility, all users will be required to complete and upload a brief project outline.  

Up to date COSHH forms will be need to be completed covering any work. 

You can read the BioImaging Unit Safety Policy (PDF: ) Please read this information before using the facility:

  • new user registration
  • out of hours access form and risks

Equipment standard operating procedures (SOPs):

  • Nikon A1r confocal
  • Zeiss AxioImager Zen

General Risk Assesments:

  • Wide field fluorescence microscopy
  • Confocal microscopy
  • TIRF microscopy