Confocal Microscopes

We have 2 Carl Zeiss LSM series point scanning Laser confocal microscopes, the LSM710 equipped with standard PMT detectors and multiple laser lines (405, 488, 514, 543, 633). The LSM 780 confocal has (405, 488, 514, 561, 633) Laser lines, equipped with GASP detectors this allows low intensity laser illumination of live samples or increased sensitivity for low intensity signals. Both systems have 34 channel spectral imaging detector.

Zeiss LSM 780 Confocal

Fully assisted support is provided to set up scanning profiles after which there is the option of fully unassisted or assisted operation depending on your requirements.

All systems are bookable via ppms and are located within the SuRF Histology and imaging area of the Centre for Reproductive Health, Located in the Queens Medical Research institute.