UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Equipment booking

Training is required before using facility equipment, contact Dale to arrange training and request access to the booking systems.

Confocal Microscopy, room 153 PUW.

book @ PPMS.

  • Zeiss LSM710 inverted microscope
All other imaging facilities on the 3rd floor Main Building, rooms 310, 301 and 304.

Brightfield imaging (i.e H&E, DAB etc) - book @ google calendar

all brightfield scopes fluorescence equipped but image capture with colour camera.

  • #2 Zeiss Axioplan2 with Zeiss Axiocam HRc colour camera (donated by NDU)
  • #3 Zeiss Axioplan2 scope - no camera (donated by NDU/DBU)
  • #4 Zeiss Axioplan2 with jenoptik C14 colour camera (donated by DBU)
  • #5 Zeiss Axioplan2 with Zeiss Axiocam HRc colour camera (donated by MU/NUU)
  • Make sure you add your booking to the correct calendar (i.e. microscope).
  • Password on the whiteboard in room 310.

Widefield fluorescence imaging - book @ Quartzy

  • #1 Leica DM LM with CoolSnap monochrome camera
  • Olympus IX71 inverted microscope with Hamamatsu Orca R2 monochrome camera (limited access)

Live imaging systems (brightfield and fluorescence) - book @ PPMS

  • Zeiss Axiovert 135 live imaging scope with motorised stage Hamamatsu Orca R2 monochrome camera
  • Zeiss Axiovert 135M live imaging scope with Hamamatsu Orca monochrome camera

Workstations for image processing and analysis - book @ Quartzy

  • Hooke Imaging workstation (Adobe Creative suite, Huygens)
  • Newton Imaging workstation (Imaris 8)