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Videomicroscopy with Microinjection System
  • Zeiss IM35 inverted light microscope system

  • Eppendorf Transjector Microinjection

  • 16X, 40X lenses for phase contrast detection of microinjected cells

  • Anti-vibration air table

  • Pentium computer digitizes images from a DAGE 72S video camera (TCX framegrabber)

  • 256 MB RAM, 13 GB hard drive, Zip drive, writable CD-ROM

  • Optimas 5.2 with macros for videomicroscopy: computer driven digital imaging over time.

  • Chambered slides, T75, T25 and dishes (depending upon manufacturer)

Acknowledgments:

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.