Upright fluorescence microscope Olympus AX70

Olympus AX70

Emine Korkmazare and Ankie van Geffen are working on the skin samples of intracranial aneurism from a patient, looking for the collagen aberrations.

Primary tasks:
Imaging of fixed samples

Microscope: Olympus AX70

A full set of objectives from 2.5x to 100x is available for all our wide-field fluorescence microscopes. Dry objectives are available up to 40x, water and oil immersion objectives from 40x up.

Camera: Nikon DXM1200 camera (1280×1024 px, 24-bit RGB, 12 frames/sec.)

excitation BP330/385, emission LP420
excitation BP470/490, emission BP580 515/550
excitation BP520/550, emission LP580

Software: Nikon ACT-1



Dr. Ilya Grigoriev
The head of the Biology Imaging Center
Division of Cell Biology, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Utrecht University

Room O-504
Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht,
The Netherlands