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Olympus Fluoview FV1000 Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope (LSI3-FV1000-Inverted)



  • SIM scanner for simultaneous laser stimulation (with a 405nm laser) and observation (e.g. FRAP).
  • Multi-line Argon laser (457, 488, 515nm), 405nm diode laser, 543 and 633nm HeNe lasers.
  • DAPI, FITC, TRITC filter cubes for Epi fluorescence.
  • Three PMT detectors for fluorescence and one PMT for BF and DIC.
  • Spectral scanning mode.
  • The confocal system is based on the inverted Olympus IX81 microscope
  • UPlanFl 10X/0.30, UPlanApo 20X/0.70, UPlanApo 60X/1.2 Water (corr), UPlan 60X/1.35 Oil and UplanSApo 100X/1.40 Oil.

Contact Email Guang Gao
Contact Phone: 604-827-3946

Contact Email: Bharat Joshi

Contact Phone: 604-827-3946

Click here to view the rules for use.  Only registered users for this system can book online. New users are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the rules as inappropriate access and usage may result in loss of booking privileges.


LSI members – $15/hr
non LSI members – $25/hr

Fluoview resource centre – tutorials about FV1000.


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