UCL Division of Biosciences


Confocal Imaging

UCL Confocal Imaging Facility

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Housed across three sites, we have a wide range of microscopes and scanners that will cover most of your imaging requirements. These include:

  • Leica SP8 and SPE confocal systems
  • Olympus TIRF
  • Olympus widefield microscope
  • Zeiss 510, 700 and 800 series confocal microscopes
  • Zeiss Z1 Lightsheet
  • Zeiss AxioScan Z1 slide scanner
  • ImageXpress High Content Screening Systems

Techniques available include:

  • FLIM
  • FLIP
  • FRAP
  • FRET
  • Harmonic imaging
  • Lightsheet imaging

We also offer support with image analysis software including:

  • Huygens
  • ImageJ
  • Imaris
  • Adobe Photoshop