On Saturday July 20th, 2024 at 4:30AM (UTC), maintenance has been scheduled for iLab Primary U.S.. Maintenance is planned for 4 hours and during this time, there is a server downtime of 2 hours and iLab site will be unavailable. Details and updates can be found on the Agilent Status Page

For additional information, please contact the Agilent iLab Support by clicking on 'Help' at the top of your account page or by emailing

Cryo EM Core

Overview of Services

The W.M. Keck Foundation Advanced Microscopy Laboratory is located at the Mission Bay Campus of the University of California at San Francisco. Housed in Genentech Hall, the goal of this state-of-the-art facility is to develop, in collaboration with the optical group, an integrated approach for imaging, ranging from atomic resolution to whole cells, with emphasis on linking structural and dynamics information with biological functions.


David Agard | Professor

Yifan Cheng | Professor

Adam Frost | Professor

Kliment Verba | QBI Fellow

Location and hours of operation

Location Hours

GH RM S101, S174, N103

9AM-5PM, M-F

Links and Resources

  1. UCSF CRYO EM Core


Name Role Phone Email Location
David Bulkley
Good Cop
GH Rm S101
Glenn Gilbert
Bad Cop
GH Rm S101
Eric Tse

Available Equipment and Resources

Name Price
Carbon Evaporator View calendar
Glow Discharge View calendar
Leica GP2 View calendar
Leica ICE High Pressure Freezer View calendar
Warp/M Computer View calendar
Aquilos View calendar
Arctica View calendar
Glacios View calendar
Krios 1 View calendar
Krios 2 View calendar
T12 View calendar
Grid Clipping Station S101 View calendar
Vitrobot S101 View calendar
Vitrobot S426 View calendar