Zeiss LSM 510 Laser Scanning Confocal

LSM 510

HEK-293 cells stained with Alexa 488 and TO-Pro3. By Aarti Kuver and the Sheryl Smith Lab, Department of Cell Biology SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Zeiss LSM 510 laser scanning confocal/Confocor2 fluorescence correlation spectroscopy inverted microscope

  • Wide range of oil and water immersion objectives- 10x dry and W, 20x dry, 40x oil, 63x oil and W, 100x oil
  • Argon laser with 458, 488 and 514 lines for CFP, GFP/FITC and YFP, plus 543 and 633 HeNe lasers for red and far-red dyes
  • Simultaneous 3-channel fluorescence, reflected light and transmitted DIC imaging
  • Environmental chamber
  • X-Y motorized stage for tiling images (in 2- and 3-D) of large objects and for multiple points visiting during live cell imaging experiments
  • FRAP, FRET and FCS capability
  • ZEN 2008 Software

Zeiss LSM510