Contact:

Dirk Dormann

Head of Microscopy

t:02083838528

e:dirk.dormann@lms.mrc.ac.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONFOCAL MICROSCOPES

 

LEICA SP5

SP5confocal

Inverted confocal microscope, very flexible and completely filter-free system (spectral detector and AOBS). Motorized XY-stage for automated multi-position and tiled image acquisition. Tandem scanner with conventional and fast resonant scanner for live imaging. Equipped for FCS (fluorescence correlation spectroscopy) and dual colour FCCS. Live cell imaging.

Microscope

Fully automated DMI6000B inverted stand with DIC. DAPI, GFP, Cy3, TexasRed and Cy5 filter sets for conventional epifluorescence illumination with EL6000 metal-halide lamp.

Objectives

Laser lines

Detectors

Software

Accessories

Location

room 5030b/CRB

 

LEICA SP5II

SP5II confocal

Upright confocal microscope, very flexible and completely filter-free system (spectral detector and AOBS). Motorized XY-stage for automated multi-position and tiled image acquisition.

Microscope

Fully automated DM6000 upright stand with DIC. DAPI, GFP, Cy3 filter sets for conventional epifluorescence illumination with EL6000 metal-halide lamp.

Objectives

Laser lines

Detectors

Software

Location

room 5030b/CRB

 

LEICA SP8X STED

SP8X STED

Inverted confocal microscope, very flexible and completely filter-free system (spectral detector and AOBS). Motorized XY-stage for automated multi-position and tiled image acquisition. Tandem scanner with conventional and fast resonant scanner. Equipped for live imaging with hardware autofocus. Super-resolution STED mode with 592/660/775nm depletion lasers improving resolution in XY and Z.

Microscope

Fully automated DMi8 inverted stand with DIC. DAPI, CFP and GFP/Cy3 filter sets for conventional epifluorescence illumination with EL6000 metal-halide lamp.

Objectives

Laser lines

Detectors

Software

Accessories

Location

room 5030b/CRB

 

LEICA SP8 DLS (digital light sheet)

SP8 DLS

Inverted confocal microscope with DLS light sheet for fast & low toxicity live 3D imaging. Motorized XY-stage for automated multi-position and tiled image acquisition. Live cell imaging.

Microscope

Fully automated DMi8 inverted stand. DAPI, CFP, GFP and RFP filter sets for conventional epifluorescence illumination with EL6000 metal-halide lamp.

Objectives

Laser lines

Detectors

Software

Accessories

Location

room X117/Mansfield

 

Ultraview Spinning Disk confocal

Ultraview

Spinning disk confocal (488nm laser only !) and widefield system for live cell imaging.

Microscope

Manual Zeiss Axiovert 200 inverted microscope with phase contrast for transmitted light illumination. DAPI, GFP and DsRed filter sets for conventional epifluorescence illumination with Coolled LED. Fast 100┬Ám Piezo Z focus drive and ASI motorized stage. Yokogawa CSU-10 scan head.

Objectives

Laser lines

Detectors

Software

Accessories

Location

room 3031b/CRB