All users of the Integrated Microscopy laboratory are to review the Standard Operating Procedures available in our lab.  

New Users Information

Interested in booking one of our instruments or setting up an appointment with one of Microscopy Specialists, please email us at to set up an appointment.

If requesting analysis for biological substances, please complete the

The Biotron is a secured facility which accommodates various research projects.  In order to maintain the heath and safety of our users and protect their IP of their research, we require the courses and documents below.  For more information go to

The following Health and Safety training is available through Western University's Human Resources department:

  • Laboratory Safety - Hazardous Waste
  • Biosafety
  • Worker Health and Safety Awareness Training

To provide proof of training please go to

Current Clients

If you are a current client of the Biotron's Integrated Microscopy lab and would like to book an instrument, please contact our technicians at Those individuals who have been authorized are required to book instruments, in advance, through Calcium Calendar.  For instructions on how to use the Calcium calendar, please click here.