Molecular Imaging Center (MIC)
Slide scanner microscope

New microscope ready for use

Slide scanner picture
The image shows a mouse embryo with a 20x overview in brightfield and smaller areas in green (40x) and red fluorescence (20x).

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The latest imaging system at MIC, a Olympus VS120 S6 Slide scanner, is ready for use. It automatically acquires and patches images together to form large overviews of tissue sections or monolayers of cells. It can capture both brightfield and fluorescence and is equipped with air objectives in the range of 4-40x.