Microscopy Services

Nikon Eclipse E600
Three Color Epifluorescence | Axiocam MRm | Axiovision Software | X-Cite Illuminator
Uses: Fixed Specimens | Localization | Platelets/Yeast/Bacteria
Nikon Ti2
Objectives: (phase objectives) 4x, 10x (DIC) 20x, 40x, 100x
RI2 color CMOS camera | NIS Elements | Motorized X, Y, and Z stage | Dapi filter cubes  | FITC | TRITC  | Cy5
The reservation system is currently being updated to reflect this new microscope. For the time being, please use the Axiovert 100 tab for reservations.
Olympus CKX3
Objectives: 10x, 40x
Phase Optics | Two Color Epifluorescence | Hg Bulb Illumination
Uses: Tissue Culture | Transfection status/efficiency | Everyday/Weekend
Leica S8APO
Objectives: 10x, 20x, 30x, 40x, 50x, 60x, 70x, 80x
Axiocan 1Cc | Color Camera | Axiovision Software
Zeiss Axiovert 200M
Objectives: 5x, 10x, 32x, 40x, 60x, 100x (oil)
Nomarski DIC Optics | Phase Optics | Four Color Epifluorescence | Hamamatsu Inc. | Orca ER Camera | OpenLab Imaging and MetaMorph Software | Heated Stage | Closed Chamber | XYZ Controls | Programmable Positioning | Vibraplane Table
Uses: Fixed Specimens | Live Cells | Movies | Time Lapse and Real Time
A1 Confocal
Please note:
The microscope will be unavailable: Monday, Wednesday afternoon, Thursday morning, and Friday afternoons.

To reserve time with a microscope, log in to: http://prdbchapp01.mc.uky.edu/checkout-micro/index.php with your LinkBlue account.