Equipment

A list of the currently available microscopes at the BIOP.

The microscopes can be sorted by clicking on the column names. Clicking on a microscope name will take you to its description.

You can search based on the terms in the legend below.

The microsope rates shown are in CHF/hour and for internal users and groups. There are operator Operator Rates and no operator No Operator Rates rates.

External users are kindly requested to get in contact with Dr. Arne Seitz.


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Widefield Microscope Widefield Microscope Arc Lamp Arc Lamp RGB Camera Color Camera Motorized Stage Motorized Stage DIC Differential Interference Contrast
Confocal Microscope Confocal Microscope Laser Excitation Laser BW Camera BW Camera Fast Acquisition Fast Imaging Phase Contrast Phase Contrast
Spinning Disk Microscope Spinning Disk Microscope LED LED Photomultiplier Tube PMT Live Imaging Live Imaging Darkfield Contrast Darkfield
Super Resolution Super Resolution Microscope     Hybrid Detector Hybrid Detector        
Lightsheet Lightsheet Microscope             Microscope Tutorial Tutorial Available

Microscopes

MicroscopeTechniqueLight SourceDetectorCharacteristicsContrastTutorialCHF Operator RatesCHF No Operator Rates
Leica DM5500Widefield MicroscopeRGB Camera BW CameraMotorized StageMicroscope Tutorial13.0010.00
Leica SP8 FLIMConfocal MicroscopeLaser Excitation Arc LampPhotomultiplier Tube Hybrid DetectorMotorized Stage Fast Acquisition Live Imaging34.0016.00
Leica SP8 STED 3XConfocal Microscope Super ResolutionLaser Excitation Arc LampPhotomultiplier Tube Hybrid DetectorMotorized Stage Fast Acquisition Live Imaging34.0016.00
Leica SP8 IN1 Confocal Microscope Widefield MicroscopeLaser Excitation LEDPhotomultiplier Tube Hybrid Detector BW CameraMotorized Stage Live Imaging Microscope Tutorial21.009.00
Leica SP8 UP1Confocal Microscope Widefield MicroscopeLaser Excitation LEDPhotomultiplier Tube Hybrid Detector BW CameraMotorized StageMicroscope Tutorial21.009.00
Leica SP8 UP2Confocal Microscope Widefield MicroscopeLaser Excitation LEDPhotomultiplier Tube Hybrid Detector BW CameraMotorized StageMicroscope Tutorial21.009.00
Leica StereomicroscopeWidefield MicroscopeArc LampRGB Camera13.0010.00
Nikon SIM/STORMWidefield Microscope Super ResolutionLaser Excitation Arc LampBW CameraMotorized Stage Fast Acquisition Live ImagingMicroscope Tutorial SIM
Microscope Tutorial STORM
Microscope Tutorial Calib
34.0016.00
Nikon StereologyWidefield MicroscopeArc LampRGB Camera BW CameraMotorized Stage13.0010.00
Olympus Cell xCellenceWidefield MicroscopeArc LampBW CameraMotorized Stage Fast Acquisition Live ImagingPhase Contrast18.009.00
Olympus Cell^RWidefield MicroscopeArc LampBW CameraMotorized Stage Fast Acquisition Live ImagingPhase Contrast13.0010.00
Olympus Slide Scanner 1Widefield MicroscopeArc LampRGB Camera BW CameraMotorized Stage Fast AcquisitionMicroscope Tutorial18.009.00
Olympus Slide Scanner 2Widefield MicroscopeArc LampRGB Camera BW CameraMotorized Stage Fast AcquisitionMicroscope Tutorial18.009.00
PerkinElmer OperettaSpinning Disk Microscope Widefield MicroscopeBW CameraMotorized Stage Fast Acquisition Live ImagingPhase Contrast21.009.00
Labview CSU MicrodissectionLaser ExcitationBW CameraFast Acquisition Live Imaging18.009.00
Visitron CSU-W1 Widefield MicroscopeLaser Excitation Arc LampBW CameraMotorized Stage Fast Acquisition Live ImagingMicroscope Tutorial21.009.00
Zeiss AxioplanWidefield MicroscopeArc LampBW Camera13.0010.00
Zeiss LSM700 IN1Confocal Microscope Widefield MicroscopeLaser Excitation Photomultiplier Tube BW CameraPhase Contrast 21.009.00
Zeiss LSM700 IN2Confocal Microscope Widefield MicroscopeLaser Excitation Photomultiplier Tube BW CameraMotorized Stage Live ImagingPhase Contrast 21.009.00
Zeiss LSM700 UP1Confocal Microscope Widefield MicroscopeLaser Excitation Arc LampPhotomultiplier Tube BW Camera Darkfield ContrastMicroscope Tutorial21.009.00
Zeiss LSM700 UP2 Confocal Microscope Widefield MicroscopeLaser Excitation Arc LampPhotomultiplier Tube BW CameraMotorized Stage Darkfield Contrast Microscope Tutorial21.009.00
Zeiss LSM710Confocal Microscope Widefield MicroscopeLaser Excitation Photomultiplier Tube Hybrid Detector BW CameraMotorized Stage Live Imaging21.009.00
Zeiss Lightsheet Z1LightsheetLaser ExcitationBW CameraMotorized Stage Fast Acquisition Live Imaging34.0016.00
Zeiss PALM MicrobeamWidefield MicroscopeLaser Excitation Arc LampRGB Camera BW CameraMotorized StagePhase Contrast18.009.00