WidefieldWidefield Microscopes – Ghent

Widefield
IRC

Olympus BX51 Discussion microscope

Location UGent-VIB Research Building FSVM
Room W283
Type Upright Olympus
Light Source Halogen lamp
Properties Digital imaging of cells and tissue sections stained by means of non-fluorescent histochemical, cytochemical or immunohistochemical methods.
Objectives Plan N 2X (0.06 dry), Plan 4X (0.10 dry), Plan 10X (0.25 dry), Plan 20X (0.4 dry), Plan 40X (0.65 dry), Plan 60X (0.8 oil), Plan 100X (1.25 oil)
Inserts 0.35X and 1X
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IRC

Zeiss AxioSkop2

Location UGent-VIB Research Building FSVM
Room W283
Type Upright Zeiss with Phase Contrast
Light Source Halogen lamp
Properties Observation of samples stained by means of non-fluorescent histochemical, cytochemical or immunohistochemical methods.
Objectives A-Plan 2.5X (0.06 dry), Plan-Neofluar 10X Ph 1 (0.3 dry), EC Plan- Neofluar 20X (0.5 dry), AcroPlan 40X Ph 2 (0.65 dry), Plan- Neofluar 100X Ph 3 (1.25 oil)
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IRCFluorescence Microscope

CellM Olympus BX61

Location UGent-VIB Research Building FSVM
Room W283
Type Upright Olympus with DIC
Light Source Halogen lamp (Brightfield) and 100W Hg lamp (Fluorescence)
Properties High resolution digital imaging of fluorescence samples and morphology with DIC
Objectives UPlanFL N 4X (0.13 dry), UPlanFL N 10X (0.30 dry), UPlanFL N 20X (0.50 dry), UPlanFL N 40X (0.75 dry), PlanApo N 60X (1.42 oil), UPlanFL N 100X (1.30 oil)
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IRCFluorescence Microscope

Zeiss AxioPhot Fluorescence Microscope

Location UGent-VIB Research Building FSVM
Room W283
Type Upright Zeiss with Phase Contrast
Light Source Halogen lamp (Brightfield) and 100W Hg lamp (Fluorescence)
Properties Digital imaging of fluorescence samples and morphology with Phase Contrast
Objectives Plan- Neofluar 2.5X (0.075 dry), A-Plan 10X Ph 1 (0.25 dry), Plan- Neofluar 20X Ph 2 (0.50 dry), Plan- Neofluar 40X Ph 3 (1.30 oil), Plan- Neofluar 63X (1.25 oil), Plan- Neofluar 100X (1.30 oil)
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IRC

Leica ASMDW

Location UGent-VIB Research Building FSVM
Room W284
Type Inverted Leica with DIC
Light Source Monochromator system (50 W Xe lamp)
Properties 3D time lapses – Live Cell Imaging
Objectives HC PL Apo 20X (0.70 imm corr CS), N Plan L 40X (0.55 corr), HCX PL Apo 63X (1.3 Glyc 37°C)
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