Biological Science Imaging Resource

Zeiss LSM 510 Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope

The LSM 510 allows you to optically section and reconstruct 3 dimensionally living cells and tissue using fluorescent probes. It is also equipped with a tunable (710 - 990 nm) multiphoton Ti/sapphire laser for UV through visible fluorescence excitation.


Ar/2 laser (458, 477, 488, 514 nm)
HeNe1 laser (543 nm)
HeNe2 laser (633 nm)
Mira 900 titanium/sapphire laser
Axioplan II upright microscope
3 PMT's
Transmitted light detector
Monitor diode
Computer controlled variable pinholes/detector