NMI Event

Basic SEM and TEM course - beginners course"

18-20 February 2020, NMI-UmU rum a basic instrument and sample preparation introduction for SEM and TEM in both theory and lab demonstrations.


Green light for Euro-BioImaging ERIC!

On October 29th, 2019, the European Commission has officially established Euro-BioImaging as a European Research Infrastructure Consortium for state-of-the-art imaging services in biological and biomedical research

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COMULIS Training School - A Practical Approach to CLEM

The school is targeting users who are interested in establishing Correlative Light and Electron Microscopy (CLEM) in their home laboratories, but who may have limited technical resources and training in this area

NMI Event

TEM sample preparation course - middle level course

4 to 8th May 2020, one week lab based course, participants work on their project and samples, includes chemical fixation, ultra microtome sectioning, and now also HPF+AFS, room temperature tomography and FIB volume imaging.

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The European Microscopy Congress 2020 in Copenhagen

Hosted by SCANDEM, and organised by the RMS under the auspices of the EMS and IFSM. We look forward to welcoming you to Copenhagen from 23-28 August 2020 for what promises to be a really great event.

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4th NEUBIAS Conference

gathering the whole BioImage Analysis Community into a multi-faceted event: 2 parallel Training Schools  a Working Meeting (Taggathon) for invited taggersand a Large Symposium dedicated to recent Scientific Developments and Open Tools in BioImage Analysis


NMI - A research infrastructure of national interest!

The NMI will continue be funded by the Swedish Research Council. The decision was published on 26 Sep 2019!

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Cryo-EM sample preparation and data collection - middle level

 2 to 4 June, 2020. During a 3-day course you will learn the basic theory and get introduced to the practical skills required to work with cryo-EM methods


Free Online Support on BioImage Analysis

Every 1st Tuesday of the month the BioImage Informatics Facility together with microscopy expert Sylvie Le Guyader (LCI, Karolinska Institutet) organizes the online support session Call4Help.

National Microscopy Infrastructure

NMI is a Swedish infrastructure for the use and support of advanced microscopy in life science. NMI is supported from the Swedish Research Council and cofinanced from the participating Universities, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm University, Umeå University and University of Gothenburg.


The mission of NMI is to provide faster access to innovative technology and competence in microscopy for the life science research community. NMI will also coordinate national and international knowledge exchange in microscopy.

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Framtidens Forskning - published a very nice feature on CCI and interview with head of facility Julia Fernandez-Rodriguez.

Read the  entire article at Framtidens Forskning

June 2018

Julia Fernandez-Rodriguez head of the NMI node at Gothenburg University is now a member of the SCANDEM, Nordic Microscopy Society, board