About Us

Image of MIC director, Douglas TaatjesMessage from the Director

The Microscopy Imaging Center (MIC) is a Larner College of Medicine Core facility dedicated to assisting investigators in all aspects of sample preparation, as well as collection and analysis of images for biological and materials research applications. The MIC consists of multiple microscopy-based imaging systems and state-of-the-art technology for image analysis, providing rigorous, quality-assured, morphologically oriented services for clients. The MIC is staffed by experienced laboratory technologists and research professionals who can provide guidance with experimental design, sample preparation, tissue sectioning, high-resolution microscopy-based imaging, and data analysis and interpretation.

Douglas Taatjes, Ph.D

Director and Professor of Pathology

Location & Facilities

Our Burlington home is nestled between the shores of Lake Champlain and the vistas of the Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe communities and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as one of the most livable cities in the United States. Learn more about living in Burlington.