Beatson Advanced Imaging Resource

Beatson Advanced Imaging Resource (BAIR)

BAIR have a wide range of specialised microscopes that provide users with the flexibility to approach their research using a diverse range of applications. Microscopes include a variety of confocal and widefield systems, super-resolution systems, high-content screening, in vivo imaging systems, and equipment for advanced techniques such as TIRF, FLIM/FRET and Multiphoton imaging. Explore some of the systems and resources they offer users below, and be sure to check out their website for full details and the most up-to-date information.

MicroscopeUpright or invertedTimelapseMultipositionHO LicensedClass II PathogenOther features  
Zeiss 880 LSM Fast AiryscanInvertedConfocal, FCS, FRAP, PA, FLIP, high speed imaging and cleared sample capabilities, Definite Focus System
Zeiss LSM 710 ConfocalUprightCleared sample capabilities, Zeiss Quasar detector, spectral unmixing
Nikon A1R ConfocalInvertedFRAP, PA, FLIP, galvo and resonant scanner, perfect focus system
Olympus FV1000 ConfocalInvertedFRAP, PA, FLIP, Olympus Sim scanner, tornado scanning mode
Olympus BX51 WidefieldUprightFixed histology tissue and cells
Malvern Nanosight LM10UprightNanoparticle Tracking Analysis, Measures nanoparticles 0.01um-1um diameter
Leica Laser MicrodissectionUpright
Nikon Ti WidefieldInvertedPhase contrast, perfect focus system, 3 microscopes available
Phasefocus VL21 WidefieldInvertedLabel-Free Ptychography, automated label-free imaging tracking
Incucyte Zoom WidefieldInvertedPhase contrast, 3 systems, in incubator, high throughput
Incucyte S3 WidefieldInvertedPhase contrast, in incubator, high throughput, Specialist analysis modules
Zeiss 880 LSM Multiphoton with AiryscanUprightConfocal, Multiphoton, SHG, cleared sample capabilities, definite focus system, spectral unmixing
LaVision TRIM MultiphotonInvertedTCSPC-FLIM, SHG, FLIM-FRET
LaVision TRIM MultiphotonInvertedTCSPC-FLIM, SHG, FLIM-FRET
Perkin Elmer Opera Phenix Spinning Disk ConfocalInvertedHigh throughput analysis, robotic loading
Perkin Elmer Operetta WidefieldInvertedHigh throughput analysis
Andor / Nikon Ti Spinning Disk ConfocalsInvertedFD FLIM, Lambert Instruments FLIM Attachment (LIFA)
Nikon TE-2000 WidefieldInvertedFD FLIM WF/TIRF, Lambert Instruments FLIM Attachment (LIFA), Perfect Focus System
PRIMO Alveole EpifluorescenceInvertedMicropatterning, hydrogel polymerization and microfabrication
Zeiss Elyra 7 Lattice SIMInverted3D PALM, Lattice SIM, Definite Focus System
  • ICY
  • Imaris
  • Omero
  • R Studio
  • Volocity
  • Fiji
  • Zen
  • Harmony
  • NIS Elements
  • Incucyte
  • Cell Profiler
  • Metamorph
  • Phasefocus
  • FlowJo
  • Assisted imaging sessions
  • Remote imaging by facility staff
  • Access to tissue-culture facilities
  • Access to incubators
  • Sample preparation