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Unité de Virologie et Immunologie Moléculaires

Zeiss Inverted Fluorescence Microscope

The VIM Unit is equipped with the AxioObserver Z1 inverted epifluorescence microscope (Zeiss), jointly funded with the MICALIS Unit (UEPSD).

PIC: Jérôme Chapuis (training and follow up/ troubleshooting)
AxioObserver Z1 inverted fluorescence microscope (Zeiss)

Technical features

Objectives : 20x 40x 63x (long distance) + 63x (oil)

XYZ Motorization

Cooled Fluorescence Camera: CoolSNAP HQ2 (Photometrics) pixel 6,45 x 6,45 µm (1344 x 1024)

Software: Axiovision (Zeiss)

Stage incubator

Applications: Immunofluorescence, Time-lapse, Mosaïx

Filter sets

Filter sets

Excitation filters

Beam splitters

Emission filters


G 365


BP 420-470


BP 450-490


BP 500-550

Orange HE (Rhodamine, TRITC)

BP 538-562


BP 570-640

Red HE (TRITC, red FP)

BP 560-584


BP 598-660

Far red (Cy5)

BP 625-655


BP 665-715

HE : High Efficiency