In-Vivo Imaging Facility

In-Vivo Imaging Facility

Equipment Name: In Vivo Imaging System
Model: Kodak System; Aquired by Carestream Health Inc, USA and now with Bruker, Germany.
Disrtibutor: InKarp Instruments Pvt Ltd.

  1. Light Source:400 W Xenon.
  2. Monochrome interlined, fixed lens(10x), cooled (-29 C, absolute) CCD camera (13.8 x 13.8 cm/ 2048 x 2048 px, 67 umpx, 16bit)
  3. Imaging Modelities: Bioluminescence, Multi-wavelength fluorescence, X-ray, Reflected Light, Radioisotopic
  4. Excitation Filters: 28 automated bandpass excitation filtersavailable (410 nm - 760 nm)
  5. Emission Filters: 6 automated wide angle emission filters availab;e (535 nm -830 nm)
  6. Isoflurane vaporizer for anesthesia during imaging
  7. Animal warming (20oC - 40oC) for longer-term anesthesia
  8. Computer command center running Windows 7 Pro with Carestream MI acquisition and analysis software

User Charges:

User Charges of In-Vivo Imaging Facility:

  1. Live Imaging without expensive chemicals:
    • Students of UOH: Rs.250/- per hour.
    • Students from other educational institutions: Rs.500/- per hour.
    • Persons from companies: Rs.1000/- per hour.

  2. Live Imaging with expensive chemicals:
    • Students of UOH: Rs.1000/- per hour.
    • Students from other educational institutions: Rs.2000/- per hour.
    • Persons from companies: Rs.4000/- per hour.

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