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


Applied Precision DeltaVision Spectris Imaging System

Applied Precision DeltaVision Spectris Microscope


  • Inverted Olympus X71 microscope with XYZ nano-motion stage
  • Environmental chamber with temperature control and CO2 enrichment
  • Mercury lamp illumination coupled to a fiber optic cable
  • Halogen transmitted light source
  • Objectives: 10X, 20X, 40X, 60X, 100X
  • Softworx software for image acquisition and deconvolution
  • Photometrics CoolSNAP HQ camera

Fluorescence filter sets

360/457 DAPI, Hoechst, Coumarin Fixed cells
488/528 FITC, Alexa488, GFP Fixed/live cells
555/617 Rhodamine, Alexa555, Texas Red, Phycoerythrin Fixed cells
647/685 Cy5, ALEXA 647  
436/465 CFP Live cells
470/525 EGFP Live cells
492/535 YFP Live cells
580/630 DsRed Express, DsRed2 Live cells