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Light Microsopy Facility of the MPI-CBG Dresden

Last updated: 28 September 2017

This Entity is a Canonical Facility: Usage Guidelines
Number of facility users per year: 300

"Canonical" imaging core facility (fee for service etc.) hosted by the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics (MPI-CBG).

Please visit the website:


Light Microsopy Facility of the MPI-CBG Dresden
Pfotenhauerstr. 108
01307 Dresden

Head of Group

Dr. Jan Peychl
Position: Imaging Facility Director
Office: +49-351-210-2502


  • Laser Scanning Confocal (LSM) (+) ,
  • Spinning Disc Confocal (+) ,
  • Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence (TIRF) (+) ,
  • 2-photon Scanning Confocal (2-P) (+) ,
  • Deconvolution widefield microscopy (+) ,
  • Single Plane Illumination Microscopy (SPIM) (+) ,
  • Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy (STORM) (+) ,
  • Structured Illumination Microscopy (SIM) (+) ,
  • High Speed Confocal (more than 20 Hz full frame) (+) ,
  • Fast widefield ratio imaging (Ca/pH/FRET) (+) ,
  • Laser ablation techniques (+)

Within the BioDIP wiki ( you can find detailed information concerning the hardware available.

Group Members

 TitlePositionContact FormPhone
Bert NitzscheDr.Core Facility Staff+49-351-210-2585
Britta Schroth-DiezDr.Core Facility Staff+49-351-210-2522
Sebastian BundschuhDr.Core Facility Staff+49-351-210-2039

The LMF MPI-CBG is member of the Biopolis Dresden Imaging Platform BioDIP. Please get in touch with the facility using this email address: