BioStation – University of Copenhagen

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BioStation

  • Fluorescence Microscope for long-term recordings
  • Environmental control: temperature, humidity, CO2
  • Objectives: 10x, 20x, 40x
  • A High sensitive cooled CCD camera
  • Phase contrast images and two fluorescence images can be recorded (filters for blue, green and red fluorescence)
  • Image analysis (NIS elements) program that can track cells.

Mouse iPS cells reprogramming

Macro observation Image capture of whole vessel with dedicated camera
(bird’s-eye view)
Camera head: color CCD camera (1280 x 960 pixels)
Brightfield: backlight illumination
Micro observation Magnification: 2x, 4x, 10x, 20x, 40x
Intermediate magnification: 0.5x, 1x, 2x, 4x
Objective: 4x (Plan Apo DLL), 10x (Plan Fluor ADL)
Camera head: 2/3-inch cooled CCD camera (1M pixels)
Phase contrast: high-intensity red LED illumination, automatic
phase ring changeover
Epi-fluorescence (optional): LED 438 nm, 472 nm, white light
illumination (up to 5 fluorescence filter cubes mountable)