Olympus DSU (Spinning Disk) Confocal
Olympus DSU (Spinning Disk) Confocal with environmental control chamber and Hamamatsu ImagEM CCD camera (C9100-13). The DSU in this facility is on an inverted microscope base with a manual X, Y stage. The system is configured with phase optics and mercury arc lamp illumination. The microscope has a Sedat Quat Filter Set (Chroma 8900) and a Semrock Pinkle Filter Set (CFP/YFP/HcRed-3X-A-00). MetaMorph software controls the camera and microscope allowing for long-term imaging. The microscope is enclosed to allow warming to 37°C and has humidified 5% CO2 available. The stage and samples can be cooled below the ambient temperature in the room (25°C) by special arrangement.