Facility Director

Boris Hinz

Distinguished Professor

see hinzlab.com

Facility Coordinators

Dhaarmini Rajshankar


Lab Coordinator


Microscopic analysis of cell-matrix adhesion dynamics

Histology, ICC/IHC, Live cell imaging

Brightfield, widefield, confocal and TIRF microscopy



João Firmino


Image Analysis Director


Image processing/analysis, data visualisation and scripting

 Live cell imaging microscopy 

Drosophila, Zebrafish, Chicken and cell culture expertise

ImageJ, ilastik, Volocity, CellProfiler, QuPath, ZEN, RStudio


Bearded all year long

Facility Collaborators

Karina Carneiro 

Assistant Professor


DNA-based biomaterials and scaffolds

Hard tissue regeneration

Protein self-assembly

Nancy Valiquette

Jian Wang

Laboratory Technician


Preparation of bone ground sections embedded in titanium alloy dental implants

Histology service for mineralized and demineralized tissue

SEM and µCT

Research Associate

Mechanical testing of materials

and image analysis of SEM

Faculty of Dentistry

University of Toronto

124 Edward Street

4th floor

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