Objectives

Filter Sets

Axio Observer Z1 inverted microscope with motorized stage

34 channel detector

·         2 standard PMTs

·         32 channel GaAsP detector with 45% quantum efficiency

·         Airyscan detector (coming June 2017)

Lasers

·         Near UV (405 nm) diode laser (30 mW)

·         25 mW argon laser (458, 488, and 514 nm)

·         3 Helium neon (HeNe) lasers

                 o   543 nm (1 mW)

                 o   594 nm (2 mW)

                 o   633 nm (5 mW)

Software packages and add-ons

·         Definite Focus

·         Experiment Designer module

·         Tiles/Positions Module

·         Temperature control module

·         Plexiglas microscope housing

·         CO2 control module

·         Capabilities

                 o   Time lapse with Definite Focus

                 o   Z scanning

                 o   Tile scanning

                 o   ROI bleaching

                 o   Linear unmixing

Other assets

·         Online reservation system

·         Computer workstation with full software capability

·         Axio Observer Z1 inverted microscope for fluorescence or brightfield microscopy

·         Biosafety cabinet & CO2 incubator in adjoining lab