Confocal spinning disk microscope

Name

Confocal spinning disk microscope

Manufacturer

PerkinElmer

Model

Opera Phenix

Room

611

Responsible person

Kamil Jastrzębski, ext. 724

Description

The Opera Phenix from PerkinElmer is an automated confocal spinning disk microscope. It is equipped with a robotic arm for automatic plate handling, two cameras and four laser lines (405, 488 561, 640 nm). The microscope has four air objectives (1.25x, 5x, 10x and 20x) and two water objectives with automatic immersion system (20x and 40x). The system has software for unbiased image analysis with options of phenotypic screening and machine learning algorithms.