Inverted confocal microscope used for live samples
Post author: Paul McMillan. Last update: 28/02/2014 at 4:30 pm by Paul McMillan.
Anatomy & Neuroscience, Parkville.
Manufacturer: Leica, SP5
Inverted system with temperature and gas (CO2) controllers
Benefits of the Leica SP5 live cell confocal
Live cell imaging system equipped with motorised stage
Motorised stage gives multi-point visiting and tile scanning capabilities.
The detectors allow spectrophotometric analysis of your samples.
Technical features and specifications
Objectives: 20 x Air (0.7NA), 10x IMM (0.4NA), 20x IMM (0.7), 40x Oil (1.25NA), 63x Oil (1.4NA)
Lasers: 405nm Diode, Argon, DPSS 561, HeNe 633
Excitation lines: 405 nm, 458 nm, 476 nm, 488 nm, 496 nm, 514 nm, 561 nm & 633 nm
Detectors: 4x spectral PMTs, 1x transmitted light PMT