Microscope Facility


Zeiss Axio Observer Z1 Inverted Microscope

  • Fully automated with Ludl XYZ Stage
  • Fully automated LUDL Ex/Em filters
  • Stage carriers for slides, small and large petri dishes, multiwall plates
  • Exfo X-Cite 120 Illumination System

Olympus IX70 Inverted Microscope

Olympus BX60 Upright Microscope


  • Fluorescence
  • DIC
  • Phase contrast
  • Deconvolution
  • Live cell imaging and tracking

Digital Imaging:

  • Hamamatsu Orca R2 Camera
  • Hamamatsu Orca ERA Camera
  • QImaging QCam

Volocity Image Analysis Software (Perkin Elmer) modules:

  • Acquisition
  • Visualization
  • Quantitation
  • Restoration

Eleven licenses permitting simultaneous off-microscope, remote analysis of imaging datasets.

Training available and required for first time users.

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