Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine CAS

Microscopic Imaging Facility


Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine CAS
Hněvotínská 1333/5
77900 Olomouc



Martin Mistrik

Fluorescence, confocal and super-resolution microscopy

Expertise and support provided to users


Imaging technologies available

  • Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopy (LSM / CLSM)
  • Raman Spectroscopy

Equipment available (technical specification)

- Cell Observer - Spinning disk confocal microscope from Zeiss with live cells support

- LSM780 + Elyra PS.1 + 355nm laser – Confocal microscope by Zeiss together with Elyra PS.1 super-resolution module allowing TIRF, SR-SIM and PALM techniques with live cells support. Also equipped by 355nm UV-A laser for DNA damage induction in live cells

- ScanR - High throughput screening fluorescent confocal microscope by Olympus

- AFM Bruker Bioscope Catalyst

- Alpha300 R - Confocal Raman Microscope and Raman Imaging System by Witec equipped by three excitation lasers 405nm, 532nm and 785nm

- Nicolet iN10 FT-IR – Infrared microscope by ThermoScientific, equipped with external module iZ10

Research topics directly investigated in the CF


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