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Cellular and Molecular Imaging Core
at The Center for Health and the Environment

Leica TCS LSI laser scanning confocal microscope

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Leica TCS LSI is the first super zoom 3D-confocal, offering high resolution plus large field of view for in vivo imaging. The new LargeScale Imaging (LSI) platform provides generous workspace and adapts perfectly to the experiment needs of native specimen analysis.

True confocal technology provides crystal clear images of the highest spectral resolution revealing the finest details of the model organism.

An automated optical zoom allows for seamless magnification change on demand, easy switching from overview to details and free 3D navigation through the specimen.

Key Features

  • Zoom factor up to 16x
  • Field of view up to 16 mm
  • Largest motorized z-control
  • Large xy-travel range for optimal positioning
  • Precise Z-control by galvo stages
  • Motorized and manual xy-stages

Recharge Rates

$20 per hour for trained and qualified users at UCD ($26 per hour for non-UCD)