Michael Hooker Microscopy Facility

The Hooker Microscopy Facility is located in the UNC School of Medicine


At the University of North Carolina


Due to criticism of this site being too much in the style of the mid-nineties the Michael Hooker Microscopy Facility page has gone dark on April 1.

If you are not a member of the:

  • Marsico Lung Institute - Cystic Fibrosis Research Center
  • Bowles Center for Alcohol Studies
  • Stan Lemon lab

then you ought to be fending for yourself.


Michael Hooker Microscopy Facility web site - historical


What's Down / Scheduled Maintenance

  • This webserver was down on May 11 from ~4:00 to ~5:40 PM due to a failed network card interface

    Up coming courses/seminars concerning microscopy and imaging:


    Memorial Day - More than a million



    • Thurston Bowles building rooms 6129, 6033, 6026 & 6123
    • Marsico Hall 7th floor & subbasement in June
    • Some resources will be moved to Marsico Hall and some will remain in Thurston Bowles

    Contacting MHMF

    • Michael 919-912-9380  voice/text

    Booking Time on a Resource


    Publications 2002 - 2014

    Magenta Darkfield
    Yellow Confocal reflection
    Blue DAPI
    Green Fluorescence
    40x 1.25 NA adjusted to ~0.7

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    Copyright 2001-15   M. Chua  -  School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599

    Last updated  05/25/15