University of Southern California

Microscopy Core Facility

USC Stem Cell

Wide-field Fluorescent Microscope: Zeiss AxioZoom .v16

Location: Broad CIRM Center (BCC) 309C

Description: The AxioZoom is a fluorescent zoom microscope with a magnification range from 7x to 112x. This instrument has a similar magnification range of stereo dissecting microscopes, but with a higher numerical aperture. This microscope is ideal for imaging whole mount embryos and organs. The motorized stage allows for tiled images of sections.

Camera: AxioCam HRm

Objective: 1x 0.25 NA

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