• Will provide a state-of-the-art facility for catering to the needs of researchers with diverse imaging capabilities
• Will conduct regular national level and local training programmes to develop skilled manpower in Bio-imaging
NCCS Bio-Imaging Facility Instruments:
Instruments To be procured:
Confocal - High Resolution & Sensitivity Spectral Workstation (with Lasers of 405, 458, 488, 514, 561, 594 and 633 nm. Scan speed is 10 fps at 512x512 resolution. Lateral resolution: 120 nm and axial resolution: 350 nm)
Structured illumination and single molecule localization based super-resolution platform (XY resolution: 100 nm & Z resolution: 300 nm)
Stimulated emission depletion (STED) bases super-resolution system (XY resolution: 30 nm)
Multiphoton fluorescence microscope for in-depth imaging (IR LASER tunable from 680-1080 nm, Power: 3W @ 800 nm, Pulse width : 140 fs and Repetition Rate : 80 MHz)
Spinning disk microscope for fast imaging (Double disk with 50 µm & SoRa Disk - motorized spinning disk with scan speed of >4000 rpm)
Instruments Available at the Facility:
Regular confocal microscopes such as Zeiss LSM 510 Meta, OlympusFV10i and Leica TCS SP5 are available at the facility.
All the systems are inverted microscopes and have a wide range of lasers and can be used for doing FRET, FRAP, 3D imaging and reconstruction and live cell imaging. These instruments accessible for outside users on a chargeable basis.
Charges based on number of slots used where one hour is considered as one slot.
Non-NCCS Users from other educational institutions: Rs.2000/- per slot + GST.
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