Scientific Cores

Providing researchers with in-house access to top of the line technology and expertise is one of the things that sets Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience apart from other research institutions. When a scientist can collaborate closely with experts, great achievements can result.

Max Planck Florida Imaging Center

Imaging Center

The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) Imaging Center provides investigators with access to cutting-edge imaging technologies and expertise in the fields of electron microscopy, confocal, two-photon and super-resolution microscopy, to achieve tasks from ultrastructural visualization to subcellular imaging of live tissue.

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Mechanical Workshop

Our Mechanical Workshop is a special Core Facility, typically present in most Max Planck Institutes, that designs and builds commercially unavailable equipment and customizes existing tools for use in novel research methods by MPFI scientists.

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Molecular Biology

Our Molecular Core specializes in the use of viral based vectors for gene transfer, supporting investigators at MPFI and throughout the surrounding neuroscience community.

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Animal Resource Center

The MPFI Animal Resource Center (ARC) is a full-service AAALACi accredited animal facility that provides all husbandry, colony management, and technical services for our researchers.

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