The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MITThe David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

National Cancer Institute Cancer Center

Science + Engineering... Conquering Cancer Together

Instrumentation

SKY Microscope

SKY Microscope

Specifications

  • Olympus X70 upright microscope
  • Xenon illumination lamp
  • Objectives: 10X, 40X, 60X and 100X
  • Fluorescence filter sets for SKY, FISH, DAPI, FITC and Rhodamine/Texas Red
  • SpectraCube interferometer and CCD camera
  • Applied Spectral software, for image acquisition, spectral karyotyping (SKY) and fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) analysis