|$25/Hour||TAMU Users & Federal Government Agency Users|
|$20/Hour||Off-Peak & Automated Runs
(TAMU Users & Federal Government Users only)
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 a.m.
This light microscope is equipped for bright field (transmitted and reflected), phase contrast, transmitted and reflected polarization, Nomarski differential interference contrast microscopy.
Imaging Modes: DIC (reflected and transmitted), phase contrast, brightfield, darkfield, polarization (reflected and transmitted)
- 2.5X, 5X, 10X, 20X, and 40X dry objectives
- 63X/1.40 and 100X/1.3 oil immersion objectives
Camera: Monochrome CCD camera
Stage: Motorized focus via Prior Optiscan system which allows acquisition of stacks
Software: Image acquisition is controlled by the free Micro-Manager software
For imaging services, training, and questions
Examples of imaging modes:
Live cells of the filamentous fungus Neurospora crassa, expressing Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP) fused to Histone H1. The GFP fusion protein is localized in the nucleus.
Cross-section of a wooded plant stem.