Zeiss PALM MicroBeam laser capture microdissection system

Instrument Specs

- Laser microdissection and pressure catapulting technology

- Non-contact specimen capture

-  Inverted Axio Observer.Z1 microscope

-  5x, 20x, 40x, 63x, and 150x objectives

-  355 nm laser with the capability for submicron-resolved cutting

-  Brightfield or fluorescence imaging

-  Collection of analysis material from thin <20um fixed or archival tissue

-  Live cell capture possible with recultivation of living cells

-  Collected material can be subsequently analyzed for DNA, RNA or proteins


Johanna Dela Cruz

Rebecca Williams


B46 Weill Hall

Grant acknowledgement

Laser Capture Microdissection was carried out at the Cornell University Biotechnology Resource Center.



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