The Leica SP8 upright confocal is fully automated and particularly suitable for fast image acquisition. It contains both the tandem and resonant scanner for routine and high speed imaging, respectively. Three out of the four detectors are the high sensitivity HyD detectors suitable for low-light imaging.
Leica AF with Matrixscanner module and FRAP tools
405nm, 442nm, 458nm, 476nm, 488nm, 496nm, 514nm, 561nm, 633nm
Piezo z-drive, fully enclosed incubator
A core set of Leica objectives are available:
5x, 10x, 20x
63x 1.2NA water
63x 1.4NA oil
100x 1.44NA oil
20x 0.75NA multi-immersion for long working distance/bleaching.