Imaging Africa Microscopy Club

A Continent-wide Journal Club

Join us for an online journal club hosted by imaging experts from around the globe. This weekly event will focus on showcasing interesting and powerful applications of microscopy in answering biological questions. Each journal club will consist of a core research paper that exemplifies the utility and application of microscopy.

How to join:

Sign-up to receive the online meeting link

Every Tuesday from 28 July to 20 October 2020

3pm CAT (GMT+2)

Schedule: 

28 July 2020​

Keynote Seminar

Dan Fletcher, UC-Berkeley, and Manu Prakash, Stanford University

Week 2

4 August 2020 — Confocal Microscopy

Hosted by Simon Watkins, University of Pittsburgh

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Week 3

11 August 2020 — Brightfield and Darkfield Microscopy

Hosted by Sara McArdle, La Jolla Institute of Immunology

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Week 4

18 August 2020 — Widefield Epifluorescence Microscopy

Hosted by ???, ???

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Week 5

25 August 2020 — Deconvolution Microscopy

Hosted by Dina Arvanitis, Northwestern University

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Week 6

1 September 2020 — Multispectral Imaging

Hosted by Gary Borisy, Forsyth Institute

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Week 7

8 September 2020 — Image Scanning Microscopy

Hosted by Caron Jacobs, University of Cape Town

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Week 8

15 September 2020 — Colocolization Analysis

Hosted by Teng-Leong Chew, HHMI Janelia

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Week 9

22 September 2020 — Photomanipulation

Hosted by ???, ???

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Week 10

29 September 2020 — Structured Illumination Microscopy

Hosted by Sefi Addadi, Weizmann Institute

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Week 11

6 October 2020 — Microscopy Techniques

Hosted by Cassandravictoria Innocent, Harvard University

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Week 12

13 October 2020 — Integrated Microscopy

Hosted by Michael Reiche, HHMI Janelia

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Week 13

20 October 2020 — Online Image Analysis

Hosted by Guilliame Jacquemet, University of Turku

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