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Partnerships promoting specialized research through advanced imaging


University of Massachusetts Amherst

UMass Amherst’s Nikon Center of Excellence was established as part of a broad initiative to provide new and advanced research infrastructure to the local academic and non-academic community.

Vanderbilt University

The Vanderbilt University Nikon Center of Excellence offers researchers across campus access to state-of-the-art microscopy tools.

Center for Gastrointestinal Biology of UFMG - Brazil

The Nikon Center of Excellence at the Center for Gastrointestinal Biology (CGB) in Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) is focused in providing imaging solutions to researchers that need to understand the mechanisms behind their projects imaging ions flux (i.e. calcium waves), immune cell migration and interaction and distribution and expression of several different molecules specially in their most native context: in vivo.

Florida Atlantic University (FAU)

The FAU Nikon Center of Excellence, a partnership with the FAU Brain institute, seeks to provide scientists and trainees across the university’s six campuses with access to high-performance, cellular imaging tools to advance the study of fundamental biological mechanisms and their contributions to human disorders.

Princeton University

Princeton’s Nikon Center of Excellence was established to provide cutting-edge imaging technology to the local scientific community and to establish a mechanism for the exchange of ideas, methodologies and technologies between Princeton’s investigators and Nikon’s technology development teams.

National University of Rosario, Argentina

The Max Planck Laboratory for Structural Biology, Chemistry and Molecular Biophysics of Rosario (MPLbioR) at the Rosario National University is the site of the first Nikon International Center of Microscopy and Excellence in Latin America.

The University of Puerto Rico

The Building for Molecular Sciences (ECM) is a joint project of UPR and the Medical Sciences Campus (RCM), the facility houses the most advanced scientific instrumentation Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. it is the first and only building in Puerto Rico devoted entirely to scientific research.

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Nikon Instruments USA has partnered with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, to open a Nikon Center of Excellence for advanced biological imaging.

Washington University in St. Louis

The fundamental goal of the Washington University Center for Cellular Imaging (WUCCI) is to provide access to an integrated infrastructure of light and charged particle based cellular imaging technologies.

University of Minnesota

The University Imaging Centers (UIC) serve internal and external research clients in the design of imaging experiments, choice of and training on suitable imaging systems, and subsequent image processing, visualization and analysis.

The Scripps Research Institute

Researchers at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) can now probe more deeply and clearly into the microscopic elements of cells with the recent opening of a new Nikon Center of Excellence on the California campus, featuring the latest in advanced imaging technology.


King’s College London

The Nikon Centre of Excellence at King’s College London is a light microscopy core facility situated within the Maurice Wohl Clinical Neuroscience Institute.


ONIRIS and IRS-UN have been established in partnership with Nikon, as a cutting-edge microscopy facility to enable scientists access to Nikon advanced imaging instruments

Heinrich Pette Institute - Hamburg

The NIKON Center of Excellence is a cooperation project between the Heinrich Pette Institute, Leibniz Institute for Experimental Virology and the Nikon GmbH business unit microscopy solutions.

Charite, Berlin

The Nikon Center of Excellence at Charité Berlin is for Advanced Medical BioImaging (AMBIO) and is dedicated to do translational research.

Belozersky Institute of Physico-Chemical Biology

A new Nikon Centre of Excellence in Super Resolution Microscopy and Correlative Microscopy is opened in partnership between Nikon Instruments Europe and the A.N.Belozersky Institute of Physico-Chemical Biology at Lomonosov Moscow State University.

Medical University of Graz / University of Graz

Nikon Instruments Europe has partnered with the Medical University of Graz and the University of Graz to open a new Center of Excellence for Superresolution Microscopy: Cells and Organelles.

Karolinska Institute

Nikon Instruments Europe has partnered with the Karolinska Institutet to create a Center of Excellence to explore the performance of Nikon microscopes, confocal microscopes and NIS elements software for high content screening applications.

Institute of Experimental Medicine

The Nikon Microscopy Center at Institute of Experimental Medicine (NMC at IEM) is a core facility for light microscopy developed in partnership with Nikon Austria GmbH. and Auro-Science Consulting Kft.


Nikon’s Center of Excellence in super-resolution STORM imaging at ICFO is a unique partnership between ICFO and Nikon Instruments Europe. Focusing on STORM super-resolution technology to push ICFO’s ongoing cutting edge research in this area.


IBS: Institute for Basic Science

The Bio-Imaging Center is a unit of the Center for Cognition and Sociality, at the Institute for Basic Science and located in the KI building at KAIST, Daejeon, South Korea.

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