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Zeiss 710 with 34-Channel Spectral Detection, 6 Laser Lines,
& 6144 x 6144 Resolution

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The Neuroscience Imaging Center now features two confocal laser-scanning microscopes. The newly acquired Zeiss 710 features 34-channel spectral detection (10 nm resolution), 7 laser lines (405 nm, 458 nm, 488 nm, 514 nm, 561 nm, 594 nm and 633 nm) and 6144 x 6144 resolution. This system has live imaging capability, and advanced imaging methods such as FRET (Forster resonance energy transfer), FRAP (fluorescence recovery after photobleaching), tiling, stitching.

lab image The system is attached to a Zeiss Axio Observer inverted microscope.

The BioRad MRC 1024 is equipped with a Krypton/Argon laser, with three excitation lines co-aligned at 488 nm, 568 nm, and 647 nm. The microscope is an upright Olympus BX50.

Zeiss 710 Confocal - Location, Price, and Scheduling

Located on the 3rd floor of the Link building in room 314. Please visit the web calendar to schedule equipment use. New users, please contact Amanda Preston at 448-5976 or apresto9@uthsc.edu for instructions and signup.


Pricing Information

For questions contact:

Amanda Preston
Technical Manager
Phone: (901) 448-5976
Email: apresto9@uthsc.edu


Contact Us

Neuroscience Institute
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
875 Monroe Ave, Suite 426
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-5960
Fax: (901) 448-4685

Physical Address
426 Wittenborg Anatomy Building

Director:
William E. Armstrong, Ph.D.

Co-Director:
Anton J. Reiner, Ph.D.

Administrative Services Assistant:
Shannon Guyot

Website:
Brandy Fleming, M.S.

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