Confocal Laser Scanning Platform Leica TCS SP8 light sheet microscopy

Description: Inverted Leica TCS SP8 confocal laser scanning microscope with light sheet module
Applications: Optical sectioning, 3D-imaging, Live Cell Imaging, automated recordings


Light sheet: deep tissue imaging of thick, transparent specimen
Samples: Samples:Biological and clinical samples, i.e. cell cultures, tissue sections, vibratome slices and cleared specimens for light sheet
Light Source: White Light laser, 405 laser line, Argon laser, XXX
Specifications: White light laser for excitation of any dye covering the full visible spectrum, use of 8 excitation lines simultaneously

2 HyD detectors voor multi-spectral imaging en 2 PMT detectors

DLS digital light sheet module

Environmental chamber with CO2 en temperature  control
Funding: The Leica TCS SP8 confocal system with light sheet was purchased with support of the Hercules Foundation.

Lavision Ultramicroscope II

Description: Lavision Ultramicroscope II
Applications: Whole organ(-ism) imaging
Samples: Cleared organs and transparent organisms (sample size up to  1cm3)
Light Source: 488nm, 561nm and 639nm laser lines
Specifications: Bidirectional Triple Light sheet, 0.63x - 6.3x magnification, Andor Zyla sCMOS camera 
Funding: Private