Microscopes FACS

Instrument
InCyt Standard IMTM
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Specifications

 
Camera Module
Camera Monochrome integrating CCD
Excitation wavelength changer 300 watt Xenon arc lamp(UV/visible)
Image Resolution 640 x 480 pixels; 12-bit PixelFly


Image Acquisition and Data Analysis Workstation
CPU 2.80 Ghz Pentium 4 
RAM 512 MB
Hard Drive 80 GB
CD ROM 48x CD R/W
Operating System Windows XP
Monitor 17" SVGA


Data Capture and Display
Maximum Speed 4 ratiometric points per second
140 single-wavelength points per second
Object Definition Specify up to 50 user-defined regions for separate analysis
Data Collection Options (1) Graph ion concentration in each cell during experiment.
(2) Save images for later analysis and animated playback
Image Format TIFF
Data Storage Format Tab-delimited ASCII

Other
Calibration From standard solutions or formula
Ions Works with many of fluorescent dyes for measuring: Ca2+, pH, Na+, K+, Mg+2, H2O2, cyclic ADP Ribose, etc.
Wavelengths Currently the only available excitation wavelengths are:
340/380

There is room for many more filters. Please let us know what filtersets your applications require.

 

Data Presentation

  • Animated playback of images.
  • Montages of selected images with user-defined annotation.
  • Graphs of ion kinetics in user-defined regions.

 

 

 

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