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IncuCyte SX5

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Overview

IncuCyte SX5

The IncuCyte SX5 Live-Cell Analysis System is a real-time cell monitoring and surveillance system that automatically captures and analyzes images of living cells around-the-clock for days, weeks, or months, while cells remain undisturbed inside a standard tissue culture incubator.

  • Up to three fluorescence channels (Green/Orange/Near IR) plue phase contrast images collected in a single experiment. Includes a long wavelength, low phototoxicity NIR channel with specific reagents available for all channels for assays in apoptosis, cell proliferation, cytotoxicity, spheroids, and cell and organellar cycles.
  • 4x, 10x, and 20x objectives on an automated turret
  • 3 interchangeable vessel trays fo over 600 vessels typeswith up to 6 microplates in the instrument for parallel for unattended time-lapse live cell imaging

VESSEL COMPATIBILITY

IMPORTANT: Your cells must be in a compatible plate vessel to utilize the IncuCyte SX5. Please review the list below to see if your vessel is compatible.

Using the UIC IncuCyte SX5

  1. Create your UIC iLab account & submit a training request.
  2. After receiving your training request. A UIC staff member will reach out to discuss the details of your experiment.