ZEISS Axio Scan Z1

fully automated Zeiss Axio Scan.Z1 Slide Scanner

SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS:

  • fully automated for high throughput
  • Z-drive with 3mm usable focus range
  • Magazine for 100 slides 26x76mm
  • Precision scanning stage 300x100mm
  • light source for bright field: Vis-LED
  • light source for fluorescence: HXP 120 V (D)
  • for fixed samples
  • Software: Zen 2

2 CAMERAS:

Model: 3CCD Hitachi HV-F202SCL for Axio Scan.Z1 (O)

Type: High-End 3CCD progressive scan color camera.

  • Effective number of pixels: 1600 x 1200
  • Cell size: 4.4 µm x 4.4 µm
  • Effective Area: 7.04 mm x 5.28 mm
  • Max frame rate: 30 frames/s RGB 
  • Dynamic range: 12 bit
  • Sensitivity: 2000 Lux/F5.6

Model: Orca Flash 4.0 V2 for Axio Scan.Z1 (O)

Type: High-End monochrome with digital interface

  • Effective number of pixels: 2048 x 2048
  • Cell size: 6.5 µm x 6.5 µm
  • Effective Area: 13.31 mm x 13.31 mm
  • Spectral range: appr. 250 - 1000 nm
  • Camera Link frame grabber 
  • full frame rate: 100 fps, at 20 ms, 
  • Dynamic range: 16 bit
  • Quantum efficiency (at 600 nm): > 70%
  • noise at min EM gain: 1.6 electrons rms

OBJECTIVES

 

 

 

 

Objective

Magnification / NA

Medium

Contrast

Working Distance

Fluar 

5x / 0.25

air

-

12.5 mm

Plan-Apochromat

10x / 0.45

air

-

2.1 mm

Plan-Apochromat

20x / 0.8

air

-

0.55 mm

Plan-Apochromat 40x / 0.95 air - 0.25 mm

FILTERSETS

 

 

 

 

 

Fluorochromes

Availability

Excitation

Dichroic

Emission

Filter set

DAPI

YES

387/11

409

447/602

F36-513

eGFP

YES

470/40

495

520 / 50

38 HE eGFP shift free (E)

Cy3

YES

550/25

570

605/70

43 HE Cy 3 shift free (E)

mPlum YES 587/25 605 647/70 64 HE mPlum shift free (E)

Cy5

YES

640/30

660

690/50

50 Cy 5 shift free (E)

Location:

Room 127 
Imaging Core Facility (IMCF)
Biozentrum
Basel University

Contact Specialist:

Oliver Biehlmaier
Biozentrum, Basel University
Phone +41 61 207 20 73
E-Mail oliver.biehlmaier@unibas.ch

Usage Fee:

Price:
8 CHF / hour (Mo-Fr 09:00 - 17:00)
4 CHF / hour (night and weekend)
This is for your information only. MIAP
is not responsible for correct usage fee
information. For details and legally
binding price information check the 
Usage guidelines

Documentation:

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