Olympus BX51

Instrument: Olympus BX51

Stereology/ Fluorescence microscope used for stereology and epi-fluorescence imaging


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Post author: Verena Wimmer. Last update: 20/05/2015 at 3:29 pm by Verena Wimmer.





Manufacturer: Olympus, BX51

Upright stereology and epi-fluorescence microscope with Stereoinvestigator, Neurolucida and Picture Frame software. Qimaging and Hammamatsu Orca-R2 cameras. LudL motorised microscope XYZ stage. Image mosaic capabilites.

Benefits of the Olympus BX51

Flexible setup with stereology and neuron-tracing capabilities. Equipped with a 100x 1.4NA objective this system is ideal for high end stereology.

Technical features and specifications

Upright Olympus BX51
Bright field and fluorescence, UV/Blue/Green excitation filters
Qimaging and Hammamatsu Cameras
LudL Motorised microscope XYZ stage
Plan 2x/0.05, UPlan SApo 10x/0.4, UPlan SApo 20x/0.95, UPlan SApo 40x/0.95, UPlan SApo 60x/1.35, UPlan SApo 100x/1.40
Software: Stereo-Investigator, Neurolucida, Qcapture, Hammamatsu capture software


Capacity: We encourage greater utilisation
Operation: User operated training provided
Access: Book it on ARIN, External researcher use available