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Olympus MVX10 MacroView

What it's good for

  • Low magnification observation
  • Brightfield (color)
  • Darkfield
  • Fluorescence
  • Obtaining images of:
  • intact organs
  • whole sections
  • Field view from 55mm to 1.74mm

What it's NOT good for

  • High magnification 
  • Multipoint timelapse
  • Low contrast brightfield samples
  • Low fluorescence

Principles of operation

Fluorescent light from a mercury lamp is filtered for excitation and emission.

Technical Information

  • Microscope Base: MVX10
  • Color CCD camera
  • 4 fluorescent color channels:
  • DAPI
  • FITC
  • Texas Red
  • Cy5.5
  • Color brightfield
  • Microscope Objectives:
  • .63x
  • 2x

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