team

We’ve got a friendly, tech-savvy team.

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equipment

We have four world-class microscopes.

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mission

Our mission is to help researchers from diverse backgrounds tackle the most challenging scientific problems, and to train the next generation of cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) specialists and users.

Administration

The Pacific Northwest Center for Cryo-EM (PNCC) is a state-of-the-art electron microscopy user facility funded by the NIH Common Fund and operated jointly by Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). 

your visit

We’re looking forward to your visit — find out how to get to the lab, where to stay, and where to go when you need a break.

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