Equipment: Olympus BX51

Technique: Optical and Fluorescence Microscopy
Acquisition year: 2008
Responsible: Rita Branquinho /

Description: The optical microscope is a standard modular microscope that permits sample observation and images acquisition and analysis through the Cell A software. The Olympus BX51 is also equipped for Fluorescence observation.


  • 5 objectives (5x, 10x, 20x, 50x and 100x);
  • Amplification from 50x up to 1000x;
  • Bright field and dark field observation;
  • 3 Fluorescence cubes: UV; Blue and Green;
  • 3 Megapixels camera;
  • Image acquisition, analysis and measurement software.

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