Tomocube HT-2 Holotomographic microscope with 3D fluorescence imaging

Wednesday, 01 August, 2018 | Supplied by: SciTech Pty Ltd


Tomocube ht 2 microscope

The HT-2 from Tomocube combines both holotomography and 3D fluorescence imaging into one microscope. The HT-2 facilitates three-dimensional fluorescence and optical diffraction tomography of live cells using structured illumination with minimal stress on cells. This technology is said to open the door to a variety of previously unexplored applications in the fields of bioscience and life science, helping researchers and clinicians better understand, diagnose and treat disease.

The HT-2 is able to achieve label-free imaging of cells and allows users to conduct long-term tracking of specific areas within live cells. It has the capacity to deliver correlative analysis in 2D, 3D and 4D with HT and fluorescence images, and incorporates a customisable three-channel LED light source (385, 470 and 570 nm). HT-2 generates Z-stack images with a motorised Z-drive (step resolution: 150 nm).

The product offers correlative microscopy in one instrument, providing high-quality 3D images of both holotomography and 3D fluorescence for each sample. Quantitative data is marked with fluorescence — the HT-2 provides morphological (volume, surface area, projection area, sphericity and ellipticity), chemical (dry mass and concentration) and mechanical (cell deformability) properties of cells with a 3D refractive index (RI) tomogram. Fluorescence imaging provides information about molecular specificity.

The simultaneous measurement capability of time-lapse 3D RI tomography and fluorescence imaging allows long-time tracking of specific targets in live cells. The fluorescence image provides the position of specific target organelles or structures in live cells, and consecutive measurements of time-lapse 3D RI tomography enable the monitoring of cells and their structures with minimal stress.

For more information: http://www.tomocube.com/product/ht-2/.

Online: www.scitech.com.au
Phone: 03 9480 4999
Related Products

Cairn Research MultiSplit four-way image splitter

The MultiSplit from Cairn Research is a four-way image splitting device dividing an image into...

Thermo Scientific Lumis EBSD detector

The Thermo Scientific Lumis electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD) detector for electron...

MMI CellTools 5.0 Software Platform for single cell isolation

The MMI CellTools 5.0 Software Platform is designed to provide high image quality and facilitate...


  • All content Copyright © 2018 Westwick-Farrow Pty Ltd