cf5 A Zeiss LSM-510 inverted confocal microscope with full incubation chamber and additional CCD camera for widefield imaging.

Advantages of this microscope

  • Live confocal imaging with high sensitivity
  • Four lasers (Diode 405nm, Argon 488, Diode 543, Diode 633)
  • FRAP
  • Manual stage - slide, dish and multiwell formats


Sir Alexander Fleming building, SAF 408

Quickstart guide

Quickstart guide - Confocal 5 Zeiss LSM510 inverted (PDF)

Hardware configuration

Please see the FILM wiki page - CF5 hardware configuration

Offline software

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CF5 Charges

Current charging rates for internal users (from 1 April 2016)
Confocal: £32 per hour