Explore the TechMed Centre

The BioImaging Centre (BIC) is the advanced light microscopy core facility of the University of Twente. The BIC combines state-of-the-art commercial microscopy, microscopy research and tissue culture facilities under one roof.

The BIC is accessible both to users from the University of Twente and to external users. Our technicians provide training, expert support, and other services such as imaging samples or finding solutions for complex imaging problems.


State-of-the-art confocal microscopes:

  • Zeiss LSM 880
  • Nikon A1
  • Opera spinning disk
  • WITec alpha 300 Raman

Cell culture facilities:

  • ML-II containment level
  • CRISPR-Cas9 available on demand
  • CO2 Incubators, laminar flow cabinets, centrifuges, freezer
  • FACS cell sorter

Microscopy research:

  • Wavefront-shaping 2-photon microscope

The BioImaging Centre is a TechMed facility and affiliated with the NL-BioImaging AM distributed infrastructure. For using the facility, or for more information, contact TNW-BIC-Support@utwente.nl.