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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


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.