The Optical Microscopy Core provides Boston Children's Hospital and Longwood Medical Area researchers access to high-end confocal, spinning disc and intravital multiphoton microscopy.  The facility provides assistance with all imaging procedures as needed by the investigators. The Core provides Longwood Medical Area researchers the ability and expertise to obtain high quality imaging-based data and cell culture-based research studies.

Facility I:  Located in the Warren Alpert Bulding at 200 Longwood Avenue and houses the Olympus FV1200MPE Multiphoton System, and the Marianas Spinning Disc System.

Facility II:  Located in the Center for Life Science at 3 Blackfan Circle and houses the Olympus FV1000 System