Bioimage Light Microscopy and Image Analysis Facility (University of Fribourg).

Platform manager: Boris Egger,, and Felix Meyenhofer,, Phone: +41 (0) 26 300 88 81. Address: Department of Biology and Section of Medicine, University of Fribourg, Chemin du Musée 10, CH-1700 Fribourg. Website:


What we do

  • Maintain and upgrade a comprehensive set of high quality optical imaging systems
  • Provide training and guidance in the use of those instruments
  • Maintain and upgrade high-end image analysis software and powerful image analysis workstations
  • Operate servers to save and handle imaging data
  • Provide all relevant information on optical imaging through formal teaching, workshops and honds-on training
  • Favor the dissemination of open-source solutions for image acquisition and analysis
  • Ensure technological watch and promote the adoption of techniques that best meet user's needs