Olympus FV300 MultiPhoton

What it's good for

  • Acquisition of up to 2 color channels simultaneously or sequentially
  • Fixed cells or tissues in a dish, or on a slide with a #1.5 coverslip
  • Live Tissues or animals
What it's not good for
  • More than 2 channels and spectral separation
  • Live Cells: Can be very harsh for some live cell applications and is in a upright format

Principles of operation

Laser light of specific wavelengths is scanned across the sample and filtered before detection to produce a high resolution image composed of a small optical slice of the sample.

Technical Information

  • Microscope: Olympus Upright
  • Mai Tai MultiPhoton tunable between 620nm and 980nm
  • Microscope objectives
  • 20x Water Dipping (.95 NA)
  • 10x Water Dipping (.30 NA)
  • 40x Water Dipping (.80  NA)

Want to perform live animal imaging?

You must have an approved protocol specifically for imaging live animals.

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