Equipment Type: Confocal Microscope
Reserve for Use

Main features of System:

  • Three standard Photo Multipliers Tube (PMT) light detectors with two of the channels having tunable spectral bandwidths.
  • Simultaneous transmitted light or DIC imaging while scanning confocally.
  • Fully automated Olympus IX81 inverted microscope.
  • Additional epifluorescence and DIC (Nomarski) illumination lamps for rapid sample identification and focusing.
  • Motorized Prior II XY stage with a variety of stage inserts available (slides,dishes, multiwall plates, etc..).
  • Olympus FV10-ASW 3.1 confocal imaging software

Imaging lasers:

  • 405nm diode laser
  • 488nm Argon gas laser
  • 543nm Helium-neon gas laser
  • 633nm Helium-neon gas laser


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