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A view of cells
Integrated Microscopy Core, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
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Nikon TE-2000

Nikon TE-2000 Fluorescence Microscope

The Nikon TE-200 is an inverted fluorescence microscope, equipped with many features that are advantageous to the user. The 20x and 40x extra long working distance objective lenses are capable of imaging cells grown on standard cell culture formats (flasks, plates, dishes or cover slips). The TE-2000 also incorporates phase contrast and DIC capabilities.

Key features include:

  • Cool Snap HQ B&W camera
Acquisition Software
  • Nikon Elements
Filter Sets
  • standard filter sets: DAPI/CFP/FITC/TxRED/Cy5
Objective Lenses
  • 10x Plan Fluor/0.30 NA
  • 20x Plan Fluor/0.5 NA
  • 20x S Plan Fluor ELWD/0.45 NA
  • 40x S Plan Fluor ELWD/0.60 NA
  • 40x Plan Apo/0.95 NA
  • 60x Plan Apo VC/1.40 NA, oil or 100x Plan Apo VC/1.40 NA, oil available on request
  • X-Cite 120 long life lamp

For best results use 1.5 oz. (170 micron) cover slips

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