Microscopy and Imaging Shared Resource
Zeiss IM-35 Inverted Microscope System
Zeiss IM-35 Microscope
6.3X, N.A. 0.16, 16X, N.A. 0.35, 40X, N.A. 0.60 for Phase Contrast
20X, 40X for Hoffman Contrast optics
Dage 72S black & white CCD video camera
Computer & Imaging Software:
Pentium II running Windows XP, 256MB RAM, 13GB Hard Drive, Zip Drive, writable CD-ROM
Optimas imaging software version 5.2 is available on the Zeiss IM35 system in W316 Res. Bldg. And on a stand-alone computer in W408 Res. Bldg.
An Eppendorf microinjection and micromanipulator are also coupled to this microscope.
This microscope is optimized for digital video imaging for motility assays and is equipped with a heated stage.
PLEASE REMEMBER: For funding purposes, it is important to acknowledge the Microscopy & Imaging Shared Resource Facility in all publications that include data derived from the Facility. For Videomicroscopy and Microinjection, this should include the following statement:
"This work was supported in part by the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center Microscopy and Imaging Shared Resource funded by U.S. Public Health Service Grant 2P30-CA-51008, 1S10 RR15768-01, 1 S10 RR019291-01A2, and the Carey Lackman Slease Fund."
If you have comments or suggestions, email Michael Johnson, director of MISR at Johnsom@georgetown.edu.