Instrument: Leica TCS SP5 Confocal and Multi-Photon Microscope

Type

Microscopy and Imaging

Facility

101H Langley Hall

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Description

This is an advanced laser scanning confocal microscope which includes an array of air, oil and water dipping objective lens.  It incorporates a high-speed scanner and a multi-photon laser which are ideal for live specimens and deeper fluorescent imaging.  This scope also features a programmable motorized stage, which can be used for montages and multiple sample time-lapse experiments.

Objectives:  6-position carousel; 5x air; 10x air; 25x water high numerical aperture; 40x oil; 63x oil, 63x water

Lasers(nm): 405; 476; 488; 493; 514; 561; 633