Leica DM6 B Confocal Microscope

Upright microscope to fluorescently examine biological specimens. One-time training required.

  • Available lenses: 5X, 10X, 20X, 20X immersion, 40X, and 40X immersion
  • Solid state lasers: 405, 488, 532/561, and 635 nm excitation
  • Optical 405 nm excitation
  • Spectral detection tunable from 430–750 nm
  • Motorized stage allows for z-stacks as well as automatic sample scanning
  • Slide stitching and 3D reconstruction capabilities
  • Fluorescent microscope adjacent to confocal microscope available free of charge to confocal users

Equipped with Leica DFC7000 T camera

  • High sensitivity camera for fluorescence and brightfield microscopy
  • 2.8 MP (1920 x 1440); 4.54 μm x 4.54 μm pixel size
  • Exposure time of 4 μsec–200 sec
  • Freely definable region of interest
  • Dynamic range of ~68 dB
  • Analog gain: continuous 1X–10X
  • Advanced features: image averaging, sharpening, black balance, external trigger capability, dynamic defect pixel correction

Pricing

  • $50/hour training fee
  • $30/hour during peak hours
  • $20/hour during off-peak hours

Cancellations may be requested up to 24 hours in advance; 50% of the hourly fee will be charged for unused booked time if appointments are not cancelled. For access to the calendar, please contact Liufang Jing.

EMD Millipore Guava easyCyte Flow Cytometer

Desktop cell analysis system. One-time training required.

  • Blue and red lasers
  • Allows for analysis of up to six fluorescence parameters
  • Forward and side scatter
  • Accomodates individual microcentrifuge sample tubes

Pricing

  • $50/hour training fee
  • $30/hour during peak hours
  • $20/hour during off-peak hours

Cancellations may be requested up to 24 hours in advance; 50% of the hourly fee will be charged for unused booked time if appointments are not cancelled. For access to the calendar, please contact Liufang Jing.

PerkinElmer EnSpire Multimode Plate Reader

Detects absorbance, luminescence, and fluorescence in minutes. One-time training required.

Pricing

  • $50/hour training fee
  • $15/half-hour for user-performed work during peak hours
  • $10/half-hour for user-performed work during off-peak hour

Cancellations may be requested up to 24 hours in advance; 50% of the hourly fee will be charged for unused booked time if appointments are not cancelled. To request a time, please contact Liufang Jing.