Technology Platforms Advanced Biological Screening Facility (ABSF) Head of Facility: Dr. Holger Erfle We provide a platform for gene and protein silencing, assay development and automation, as well as access to high-throughput microscopy and data processing pipelines. Deep Sequencing Core Facility Head of Facility: David Ibberson We provide access to next generation sequencing (NGS) technologies, from library preparation to professional advice on implementing NGS in your research. Electron Microscopy Core Facility Head of Facility: Dr. Charlotta Funaya We provide technical and scientific support for transmission and scanning electron microscopy to all members of Heidelberg University. Nikon Imaging Center Scientific Director: Dr. Ulrike Engel We promote innovation in biological research by providing cutting-edge equipment for light microscopy and training in basic and advanced imaging techniques. Tissue Imaging & Analysis Center (TIGA) Scientific Director: Prof. Dr. Niels Grabe We provide a platform for imaging, quantitative analysis and computational modeling of tissues, especially for clinically relevant research projects.