The DNRM Microscopy Facility houses two state-of-the-art Nikon A1R MP+ multiphoton/confocal microscopes, one Nikon C1 confocal microscope, two Nikon inverted fluorescent microscopes, and one Zeiss upright fluorescent microscope.

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Confocal excitation and emission

Resonant Scanners

Intro to Multiphoton Microscopy

 


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Nikon A1R MP+ Multiphoton/Confocal Microscope, System A

  • Four high-sensitivity detectors for multiphoton imaging
  • 7 visible laser lines (440, 458, 471, 488, 514, 561, 640nm) for confocal imaging
  • MaiTai eHP DS ultrafast laser
  • Full electrophysiology recording capabilities
  • Fast imaging: 30 frames/second at 512x512 resolution, 420 frames/second maximum speed, high speed piezo-drive focus motor.
  • Simultaneous photostimulation and imaging
  • Best-in-class two-photon objective (25x, 1.1N.A., 2mm free working distance)

 

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Nikon A1R MP+ Multiphoton/Confocal Microscope, System B

  • Four high-sensitivity detectors for multiphoton imaging
  • 4 visible laser lines (405, 488, 561, 640nm) for confocal imaging
  • MaiTai eHP DS Ultrafast laser
  • Fast imaging: 30 frames/second at 512x512 resolution, 420 frames/second maximum speed, high speed piezo-drive focus motor.
  • Simultaneous photostimulation and imaging
  • Best-in-class two-photon objective (25x, 1.1N.A., 2mm free working distance)

 

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Nikon C1 confocal

  • 3 visible laser lines (488, 543, 640nm) for confocal imaging
  • Imaging workstation with deconvolution software

 

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Nikon Eclipse TE-2000e Inverted Fluorescent Microscope

  • Temperature controlled stage
  • Camera for high speed imaging

 

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Nikon Eclipse TE-300 Inverted Fluorescent Microscope

  • Fitted with environmental controlled chamber for live cell imaging

Zeiss Axioplan2 Fluorescent Microscope

  • Multi-channel fluorescent imaging
  • Color CCD camera

 

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