The Leica functions as a 3-colour, UV and
visible confocal microscope in one system, utilizing fiber coupled
UV, VIS and IR lasers (allowing rapid switching between laser-firing).
There is even a “Design-a-filter” application for ultimate
flexibility, or new dyes and difficult dye combinations, and allows
easy wavelength selection from pre-programmed spectra of all popular
dyes. The excitation wavelengths commonly used are:
Users are charged for using this system
– and must be trained prior to conducting any experiments!
Training Scheduling and Costs
Training on this microscope consists of 2 hour sessions which users
must complete 2 sessions
Each two hour session costs £70 to cover the labour costs
of trainer and usage of microscope. To arrange training please contact
Tomas Adejumo (extn. 46895) or George Chennell (extn. 46757)
Bookings can be made via WORMS or via any of scientific support