Red Española de Microscopía Óptica Avanzada
CUSTOM SPIM Single Plane Illumination Microscope (SPIM)
IRB Barcelona (Institute for Research in Biomedicine), IRB Barcelona (Institute for Research in Biomedicine) - Advanced Digital Microscopy Core Facility
Lab contact
  • IRB Barcelona (Institute for Research in Biomedicine)
  • IRB Barcelona (Institute for Research in Biomedicine)
  • Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology- BIST
C. Baldiri Reixac, 10. 08028 Barcelona
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Lab members
Lídia Bardía
Julien Colombelli
Nikolaos Giakoumakis
Anna Lladó
Chong Zhang
Equipment description
Lightsheet Microscope for long-term and multi-view Imaging of large specimens.
Typical Applications: embryo development, 3D cell cultures, intravital microscopy, transparent organisms imaging, cultured cells on glass coverslip to be imaged "fast" and at different angles.
Other info
sCMOS Hamamatsu Flash4.0 camera.
Fast piezo scan for the z-axis.
Imaging of samples embedded in Agarose blocks or on coverslip.
Large chamber with medium circulation.
Double sided illumination, Pivot-scanning under construction.
Lasers: 405nm, 488n,, 561nm, 638nm.
Water dipping objective lenses: 10x, 20x, 40x, 63x.
Technologies for this equipment
Single Plane Illumination Microscopy (SPIM)