Meeting Recap: “Preparing Figures for Publication”

On Tuesday, March 29th, we had our first Open MIC meeting of 2016. The topic was “Preparing Figures for Publication”. Although the crowd was small, the discussion was very lively! Everything from ethics, to tiff vs. tif (file format and resolution), to basic graphic design and color schemes was covered. If you missed it, but… Read More Meeting Recap: “Preparing Figures for Publication”

Instruments of the Month: Serenity & Morpheus (Zeiss Lightsheet Z.1)

After an extended absence due to MIC-related courses & workshops, the Instrument of the Month series is back with a post on not just one, but two instruments: Serenity and Morpheus. What are “Serenity” and “Morpheus”? Both are Zeiss Lightsheet Z.1 instruments used for selective plane illumination microscopy (SPIM). More on SPIM below. Why the names… Read More Instruments of the Month: Serenity & Morpheus (Zeiss Lightsheet Z.1)