Links to Resources

Defines experimental approaches and some applications of serial block-face scanning electron microscopy.
Website for the Gatan 3View in-chamber microtome providing an introduction to 3DEM..
Describes energy dispersive X-ray spectroscopy an analytical technique used increasingly in biology.  New detector designs are far more efficient and now can provide data localizing elements within cells and tissues.  It is particularly useful for analysis of nanoparticles for various applications including the development of drug delivery systems
Basics of cryo-EM sample preparation using the FEI Vitrobot
Microscopy Society of America
Southern California Society for Microscopy and Microanalysis
A starting point for learning about electron microscopes
Presentation describing the significance and value of electron microscopy
This is the home page for the 3-dimensional electron microscopy (3DEM) mailing list. The 3DEM list is a primary communication source among experts in the field of molecular and cellular electron microscopy.  It provides links to additional 3DEM labs.