Leica SP8 CIL / Ee-164

Leica SP8 Low Incidence Angle optics, C1 lab, Galvo Z stage & Adaptive Focus Control



Distance (mm)
10x0.402.20AirHC PL APO CS2
20x0.750.62AirHC PL APO CS2
40x1.300.24OilHC PL APO CS2
63x1.400.14OilHC PL APO CS2


2x spectral PMT (Photo Multiplier Tube)
1x spectral HyD (Hybrid detector)
1x transmission PMT for brightfield, DIC and polarization

Extra info

Leica LAS-X software with navigator package

DMi8 inverted microscope stand with:
Automated XY stage
Galvo Z stage with inserts for slides & 35mm containers
Adaptive Focus Control
Metal-Halide lamp for EPI fluorescence

Okolab cage incubator around microscope stand with:
Okolab incubator inserts for 35mm, slide sized containers & multi-well plates.
For 37°C conditions with humidified 5% CO2.
Temperature data logging possible via LAS-X.


This microscope is situated in an C1 lab for confocal imaging experiments combined with radioactivity

Live cell confocal imaging under CO2 and 37oC conditions Fixed cell imaging
Lightning module for real-time deconvolution
Navigator module for fast overviews