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Applied Precision widefield DV Core  

Equipment type: Light microscopy

SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS:
  • Imaging: very fast and sensitive inverted widefield microscope
  • Stand: Olympus IX71
  • XY-stage: motorized
  • Fully equipped for live imaging, temperature and CO2 controlled
  • Software: SoftWorx 4.1.2
CAMERA SPECIFICATIONS:
  • Model: Photometrics CoolSNAP HQ2, interline transfer CCD
  • Effective number of pixels: 1392 x 1040
  • Cell size: 6.45µm x 6.45µm
  • Effective Area: 8.98mm x 6.71mm
  • Max frame rate: 11 frames/second
  • Dynamic range: 14-bit
  • Quantum efficiency (peak): > 60%
  • Read out noise: 4-5 electrons
OBJECTIVES
Objective Magnification / NA Medium Contrast Working Distance
U Plan S Apo 10x / 0.40 air 3.1 mm
U Plan S Apo 20x / 0.75 air 0.6 mm
U Apo 340 40x / 1.35 oil 0.1 mm
Plan Apo N 60x / 1.42 oil 0.15 mm
UPLS Apo 100x / 1.40 oil 0.13 mm
Note: Extra 1.6 magnification lens available on the Olympus stand
SOLID STATE ILLUMINATION
Wavelengths Availability Laser type Some dyes and use
390 / 18 YES SSI DAPI
438 / 24 YES SSI CyanFP
475 / 28 YES SSI GFP, Alexa488, CY2, FITC
513 / 17 YES SSI YellowFP
542 / 27 YES SSI TRITC
575 / 25 YES SSI mCherry, Alexa594
632 / 22 YES SSI DRAQ5, CY5, Alexa639
BANDPASS FILTERS (Emitters) + EYEPIECE FILTERS for Olympus stand
Fluorochromes Availability Emission Mirror Unit Position Filter Wheel
DAPI YES 435 / 48 Manually select 1 or 3 “Standard” or “Alexa”
CFP YES 475 / 24 Manually select 2 “Live”
GFP/FITC YES 525 / 48 Manually select 1 or 3 “Standard”, “Alexa”, or “Live”
YFP YES 548 / 22 Manually select 2 “Live”
TRITC YES 597 / 45 Manually select 1 “Standard”
mCherry / Alexa594 YES 625 / 45 Manually select 2 or 3 “Live” or “Alexa”
Cy5 YES 679 / 34 Manually select 1 or 3 “Standard” or “Alexa”
NoteAll bandpass filters are single-band.
MIRROR UNIT for Olympus stand (SELECT MANUALLY)
Fluorochromes Availability Position
DAPI / GFP / FITC / TRITC / Cy5 YES 1
CFP / YFP YES 2
DAPI / GFP / FITC / mCherry / Alexa594 / Cy5 YES 3
DAPI / GFP / FITC / TRITC / mCherry / Alexa594 / Cy5 YES 6

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Usage Fee

8 CHF / hour (Mo-Fr 09:00 – 17:00)
4 CHF / hour (night and weekend)
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