The Delaware Biotechnology Institute's


Bringing your research into focus

About us

The University of Delaware Bio-Imaging Center is a multi-user microscopy facility that houses state-of-the-art equipment.  Our staff has technical expertise across the gamut of microscopy platforms and methodologies.  With a special emphasis on life sciences and soft materials, we are able to address the broad imaging needs of the university, non-profit and industrial research community. The center is open to all academic researchers and industrial clients on a fee-for-service basis. 


The center is housed at the Ammon Pinizzotto Biopharmaceutical Innovation Center (Suite 141), Center for Biomedical and Brain Imaging (CBBI 244), and the Department of Biological Sciences, 267 and 304 Wolf Hall.

Our services


We host a range of microscopes and sample preparation equipment to meet research demands.


Experienced staff members can provide training on equipment, sample preparation techniques, and image analysis.


Schedule equipment using our iLabs web calendar interface. 

Need help getting started?  See our iLabs Tutorial.

Important Information


Discover the capabilities of our microscopes.

Sample Drop-Off at APB

Wondering how to drop off samples at our new location?


Parking at our new location is by permit or pay-to-park with the Passport App.


Answers to some common questions.

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