Histology Core Facilities and Equipment

Facilities:

    Located in B108 and B110b in the Poole Agricultural Center

Equipment:

    Lieca ASP 300 Paraffin Processor

    Leica EG1150 Embedding Station

    GKM-2 Glass Knife maker

    LKB 8000 Glass Knife maker

Microtomes:

    Leica RM2165 Microtome for paraffin blocks

    Leica RM2265 Microtome for plastic blocks

    Microm HM505E Microtome Cryostat for frozen tissues


Microscopes:

    Nikon Optiphot 2 microscope equipped with bright field and epi-fluorescent illumination

    Nikon Eclipse E600 microscope

    Olympus CH2 microscopes

    Olympus SZ60 dissecting microscope

    Zeiss Axio Imager M2 with brightfield and epiflourescent illumination

Cameras:

    Olympus Infinity digital camera with analysis software

    Diagnostic Imaging Spot digital camera for brightfield and fluorescent imaging

    Zeiss Axio Cam MRM