Aperio XT Slide Scanner

High Throughput Bright Field slide scanner - 120 slide maximum capacity.  20x magnification only

Diskovery Spinning Disk Confocal

Diskovery Spinning Disk ConfocalCapable of high speed imaging, deconvolution, DIC, 2-colour TIRF, and Super Resolution 3D STORM.  Specifications include: 5 Laser lines (405nm, 445nm, 488nm, 561nm, 633nm), two cameras (Andor Zyla 4.2 10-tap and Andor iXon888 EMCCD), adjustable pinhole diameters, and fully incubated for live cell imaging.  Nikon platform with NIS-Elements. www.spectral.ca/Downloads?f=4091329974.pdf 
To download a free viewer - www.nikoninstruments.com/Products/Software/NIS-Elements-Advanced-Research/NIS-Elements-Viewer

Objective Lens include: 10x CFI Plan Apo NA 0.45 WD 4.0mm, 20x CFI Plan Apo VC NA 0.75 WD 1.0mm, 40x CFI Plan Apo Lambda NA 0.95 WD 0.25mm, 40x CFI Apo LWD WI (water) LambdaS NA 1.15 WD 0.61mm, 60x CFI Plan Apo WI (water) NA 1.2 WD 0.31mm, 60x Apo TIRF Oil NA 1.49 WD 0.12mm.

Imaris Image Analysis Station

Locations: Skerman 210 or Otto 619

Workstation with Imaris 8.1.2, Filament tracer, and ImageJ and MatLab plugins. There is only one floating license so close the program after use.

Go to website for more information:  www.bitplane.com
For video tutorials: www.bitplane.com/learning

Leica DMi8 Laser Point Scanning Confocal

Leica DMi8 Laser Point Scanning ConfocalSpecifications include: Inverted, Incubated Confocal Microscope - Laser lines include 405nm, 458nm, 476nm, 488nm, 496nm, 514nm, 561nm, 633nm; AOTF; 5 PMT including 2 HyD GaAsP ultra-sensitive detectors; 8K scanner and a 12K resonant scanner.  Objectives include: 10x air NA 0.5, 20x air NA 0.75, 40x air NA 0.85, 63x air NA 0.9, 63x Glycerol NA 1.3, 40x water NA 1.1.

Go to website to download information and a free LIF file viewer:

Leica DMi8 Widefield Inverted High Content Imaging System

Location: MacGregor 527

Specifications include: Two light sources (LED SpectraX and Sola). SpectraX excitation at 390nm, 438nm, 475nm, 513nm, 542nm, 575nm, 633nm; Two cameras: Andor sCMOS 5.5 10 tap and Leica DFC345.  QUAD filter DAPI/GFP/Cy3/Cy5, LED autofocus, Environmental control, motorised XYZ, Structured Illumination for optical sectioning.

To download a free viewer: www.leica-microsystems.com/products/microscope-software/software-for-life-science-research/las-x/#downloads

Leica M205FA Fluorescent Fully Automated Stereo Microscope

Filters include: DAPI, GFP, TxRed (Cy3).  Is fitted with a Monochrome CCD camera and can be fitted with a colour CCD camera when requested.  160x magnification total.  


Olympus BX61 Upright Fluorescent Microscope

BX61Location: Skerman 210

Manual Fluorescent Microscope with attached monochrome (or colour upon request) CCD camera.  Filters include: DAPI, CFP, GFP, Cy3, Cy5/AF647.

Olympus FV1000 Inverted Confocal

Location: MacGregor 527

Microscope features:
4 laser scanning inverted, incubated with CO2 confocal - 405nm, 473nm, 559nm, and 633nm lasers, 3 PMTs + 1 transmitted light PMT.

Objectives include: 10x, 20x, 30x silicon, 40x, 60x oil, 100x oil.

Olympus FV1000 Upright Confocal

Location: MacGregor 108

Microscope features:
5 laser scanning upright confocal - 405nm, 440nm, 473nm, 559nm, and 633nm, 3 PMTs + 1 transmitted light PMT.

Objectives include: 10x, 20x, 40x, 60x oil, 100x oil.

Zeiss Axioplan 2 Stereology Microscope

Location: Skerman 210

Bright Field microscope used for Cell Tracing.  Has Neurolucidia and Stereoinvestigator software installed.

Zeiss LSM 510 Upright Confocal

Zeiss LSM 510 Upright ConfocalLocation: MacGregor 108

Zeiss PALM MicroBeam Laser system

Location: Skerman 210

Laser capture and Microdissection system - Widefield laser capture.  Objectives include: 5x NA 0.25, 20x NA 0.4, 40x NA 0.6, 63x NA 0.75.