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Imaging Suite

Microscopy Services

COVID

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The Imaging suite is closed for the time being. Microscopy work is not essential work. If you do attempt to use the microscopes you will find you loose both access and booking privileges.

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Want to learn microscopy, want lab induction or need help on a new project?
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We have three confocal microscopes, one spinning disc and a wide variety of other light microscopy equipment available for use.

If you wish to have access to the microscopes, be trained in their use or discuss a potential project, please contact the manager i dot j dot portman at warwick dot ac dot uk

Registered users may book microscope time through these links:

Confocal Booking 

Other light microscopes booking 

Looking for other systems?

Computing and Advanced Microscopy Development Unit

Electron Microscopy at Life Sciences

Leica SP5

Incubation chamber

Motorised stage

Four photomultiplier detectors

Laser lines – 405 458, 476, 488, 514, 596, 633 nm

Objectives 10, 20, 40, 63, 100x

SP5 - Endo cell

 
Zeiss LSM 710

Start up procedure

Manual stage

Three photomultiplier detectors

Multi channel Spectral Imaging detector

Laser lines – 405, 458, 488, 514, 561, 633nm

Objectives 5, 10, 20, 40, 63, 100x

710 - Endo cell

 
Zeiss LSM 880

Start up procedure

Motorised stage

Three photomultiplier detectors

Multi channel Spectral Imaging with ultra sensitive GASP detector

Laser lines – 405, 458, 488, 514, 561, 633nm

Objectives 5, 10, 25, 40, 63, 100x

880 - Endo cell

 

CV1000

Spinning disc system

RFP/GFP/DAPI filter set

Incubation

High frame rate

Duplicate instrument in Containment 2

Time lapse of endoplasmic reticulum


Imaging Suite Manager
Ian Hands-Portman

Email: i dot j dot portman at warwick dot ac dot uk