Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM)


Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM)
Tecnai Spirit

We are a well-established biological, clinical, and research electron microscopy facility.  The unit operates on a fee-for-service basis, and is available to internal and external users. We also provide a clinical biopsy service. 

Tecnai Spirit Transmission Electron Microscope for biological science features optical systems specifically designed to deliver high-quality imaging and resolution of biological specimens. The microscope is equipped with a 4 megapixel AMG digital camera. Operating voltage up to 120V.  Most biological imaging is performed at 100X to 100,000X. 


Research Facility

Medical Education and Laboratory Support Services
Memorial University
St. John's
Newfoundland and Labrador (NL)

Medical Education and Laboratory Support Services (MELLS) is an education and laboratory support service unit responsible for the technical personnel, and the set up of high quality laboratory teaching sessions, anatomy and core research facility support.

The core research facility support includes the production of the highest quality histological slides; transmission electron microscopy micrographs; flow cytometry analysis; microscopy digital image analysis and prints; and confocal microscopy imaging.

  • Biological and Life Sciences
  • Biomedical
  • Marine/Ocean Sciences
  • Medical Sciences
  • Biomedical
  • Biotechnology
  • Education
  • Environmental Technologies and Related Services
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Health Care and Social Services
  • Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals and Medical Equipment

Industry Liaison Officer

Matt Grimes
Technology Commercialization Officer


Stephaine Tucker Primary Contact
Electron Microscopy/Flow Cytometry Supervisor
Chris Corkum
Medical Technologist

Patricia Cousins
Manager Medical Laboratories

Date submitted: Wed, Aug 15, 2018 11:23 AM
Date updated: Wed, Aug 15, 2018 11:24 AM

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