Equipment

Nikon A1R-Si+ Confocal Microscope  (Room 5415 Biochemical Sciences Building)

6 laser lines for multi channel imaging: (405, 440, 488, 514, 561, 640nm)

Resonant Scanner and piezo z-stage for high speed acquisitions

High Sensitivity GaAsP detectors

Fluorescence Spectral Detection

Environmental Chamber for Live Cell Imaging

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Nikon SIM (Structured Illumination Microscope)  (Room 4251 Biochemical Sciences Building)

TIRF/2D/3D Structured Illumination Microscopy

Lasers: 405nm/488nm/561nm/640nm

Camera: Andor iXon 897 EMCCD

Microscope: Motorized inverted microscope ECLIPSE Ti-E

Perfect Focus System, Motorized XY stage with encoders, Piezo Z stage, Tokai Hit

Environmental Chamber for Live Cell Imaging

Software: NIS-Elements Ar with N-SIM

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Nikon STORM/TIRF/epifluorescence Microscope  (Room 237E Biochemistry Labs)

2D/3D STORM/PALM with motorized TIRF illuminator

Optical Mode: TIRFM (488,561,647nm)

Epifluorescence (CFP/YFP/mCherry/DAPI/GFP/TxRed/Cy5 filter sets)

STORM/PALM super resolution

Lasers: 405nm/488nm/561nm/647nm

Camera: Andor iXon 897 EMCCD or Andor Zyla sCmos 

Microscope: Motorized inverted microscope ECLIPSE Ti-E

Perfect Focus System, Motorized XY stage with encoders, Piezo Z stage, Tokai Hit Environmental Chamber

Software: NIS-Elements Ar with N-STORM analysis

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Offline Nikon Elements Analysis Stations

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Acquisition of the Biochemistry Optical Core equipment was funded by a faculty-approved investment from the Department of Biochemistry Endowment