Technical Responsible: Pablo González-Melendi de León - Associate Professor

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Service member of:

Spanish Network of Advanced Light Microscopy (REMOA)

Platform of Microscopy for Biosciences. Network of Laboratories and Infrastructures of the Community of Madrid




Leica TCS-SP8 confocal microscope


Super-resolution confocal microscope Zeiss LSM 880 with fast Airyscan



Services and techniques

  • Training in the use of imaging equipment (microscopes, cameras).
  • Bright field microscopy for histochemistry.
  • Bioluminiscence imaging.
  • Fluorescence microscopy for subcellular localizations, molecular interactions, plant-microorganisms interactions.
  • Confocal microscopy for 3d reconstructions of fluorescent markers.
  • Confocal microscopy with super-resolution (Airyscan, 120 nm).
Microtomes and sample preparation
  • Microtome Leica RM2135
  • Paraffin-wax dispensers Selecta and Leica EG 1110
  • Hybridisation oven Amersham
  • Vibratomo 1000 plus
Confocal microscope
CCD camera
Equipment for high sensitivity image acquisition (FLumaZone)
Fluorescence motorized microscope with a high sensitive camera

Click here to download the Fiji software for confocal imaging management.


Centre for Plant Biotechnology and Genomics UPM – INIA Parque Científico y Tecnológico de la U.P.M. Campus de Montegancedo
Autopista M-40, Km 38 - 28223 Pozuelo de Alarcón (Madrid) Tel.: +34 91 0679100 ext. 79100 Fax: +34 91 7157721. Location and Contact

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