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Booking & Charges

Current charges and booking

We charge for all instruments listed below except for brightfield and fluorescence microscopes. For information about the charges, please visit

Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopy
Cell Sorting
Multiphoton Microscopy
Live Cell Microscopy
Brightfield and Widefield Fluorescence Microscopy

Annual in-house training course: “An Introduction to Microscopy and FACS

(5 lectures/5 practicals Oct/Nov)

For Flow Cytometry Charges, see here.


The Bioimaging Online Booking System (BOBS) has been up and running since December 1st 2016 (users with access permission can view here on all mobile devices: Choose a microscope (mouse-over to give you information on each device), choose a date & time, fill in the job codes and Supervisor/Group Leader surname, and off you go! (Note: All fields are required, even category “free” devices for record keeping purposes). Please ALWAYS book devices to avoid clashes.

If you are not able to access the booking system, please contact us.