Biomedical Imaging Research Unit


Zeiss Axioplan2 fluorescence microscope

Cameras

  • Princeton MicroMax cooled CCD camera
  • Olympus DP-72 colour camera

Applications

  • Fluorescence microscopy
  • Time-lapse imaging
  • Z-series

Software

  • MetaMorph® version 7.8.3 for acquisition, image processing & analysis (Molecular devices)
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Specifications

  • Modes: brightfield, darkfield, phase contrast, DIC, fluorescence
  • Motorised z-stage
  • Filter blocks: DAPI (bandpass barrier filter), DAPI (longpass barrier filter), FITC, GFP (bandpass barrier filter),
    Rhodamine, Cy5 (plus AlexaFluors 633 & 647) - most are zero pixel shift 
  • Objectives: wide range of dry, oil & water immersion lenses
  • Uniblitz external shutters
  • Heated stage (for 35mm petri dishes)
  • Customised perfusion chamber and stage heating mantle

Images

  • View images from the Zeiss Axioplan2

Room extension number

  • 82094

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