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Institute for Integrative Genome Biology



Leica SP2


Microscopy Instruments

CONFOCAL MICROSCOPE

Leica SP2 Top Quality UV Confocal Microscope

Leica SP2 top quality UV Confocal Microscope

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(sample images below)

Applications
  • Simple to use for highest resolution imaging in all colors
  • Has 4 confocal channels plus DIC
  • UV capable for DAPI/Calcafluor
  • Has CFP specific 442nm laser for FRET imaging of CFP/YFP
  • Best for reflection confocal
Specifications
  • 9 Laser lines: 351, 364 UV
  • 442 HeCd violet laser for CFP
  • 458 477 488 514 543 and 633 visible
  • Spectral detection from 400nm to 700nm, with 4 fully configurable channels plus transmission
  • 22 mm stage travel for large samples
  • UV, Blue, Green longpass fluorescence observation to the eye, with 630 shortpass slider for chlorophyll reduction
  • Objectives include 5 dry; 10,20,63 water; 40,100 oil and either 40 or 63 dipping
Technical Tips
Sample Images
reconstruction
C. elegans Reconstruction, Jay Burr, Baldwin Lab, Nematology
arabidopsis
Arabidopsis
epidermis.
Ying Fu, Yang Lab, Botany & Plant Sciences

germinating pollen
Germinating pollen, 3D SFP rendering

red spider
Arabidopsis
trichome
pollen vacuole
Pollen vacuole. Glenn Hicks, Raikhel Lab, Botany & Plant Sciences

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Genomics Information

Institute of Integrative Genome Biology
2150 Batchelor Hall

Tel: (951) 827-7177
E-mail: Aurelia Espinoza, Managing Director

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