SCI Microscopy Core
SCI has the following equipment available for researchers to use:
- Confocal Microscope - Zeiss Axioscop 2 with a Biorad 2000 laser head
- Zeiss Fluorescence Inverted Microscope with Digital Imaging
Facilities in SCI managed by University Imaging Centers
miR Inhibitor Libraries from Exiqon
The Stem Cell Institute has acquired miR inhibitor libraries from Exiqon as a shared resource for cell-based screens. The libraries contain 1972 miRCURY LNA human miR inhibitors and 1624 LNA mouse miR inhibitors.
If you are interested in using this resource, please contact:
Stem Cell Institute laboratory safety plan
The Laboratory Safety Plan (LSP) for the Stem Cell Institute is available for download in pdf format. The appendices of this document can be accessed by clicking on the link on the last page of this pdf file or by clicking here: http://www.dehs.umn.edu/ressafety_rsp.htm.
Please note that the LSP on the Department of Environmental Health and Safety website is a general LSP and is not customized for the Stem Cell Institute.
Lab-specific safety training
Principal Investigators are responsible for ensuring that all lab personnel receive lab-specific safety training. Documentation of this training must be on record in the lab.