Zeiss Axioplan 2 Upright Widefield Epifluorescence Microscope
Basic manually controlled upright microscope for fluorescent or brightfield samples mounted on slides. Mercury HBO white light lamp for fluorescence excitation with DAPI, FITC, TRITC and Texas Red filter cubes. The system also has an available Blue/Green/Red (triple band) filter cube for simultaneous three channel visual observation which may be installed upon request.
Objectives: 5x dry, 10x dry, 20x dry, 40x dry, 63x oil and 100x oil.
Camera: QImaging Retiga 4000R monochrome camera for fluorescent pseudo-color or brightfield monochrome imaging. This system also has an optional LCD color module which allows it to capture images of color stained samples in brightfield.
Software: QCapture Pro 7
Location: CTAC Imaging Suite (MBI LG-164)