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IVIS Spectrum

IVIS Spectrum instrument
  • Bioluminescence or fluorescence imaging 
  • 2D or 3D imaging modes
  • Variable field-of-view from 3.9 to 22.5 cm
  • Onboard heating and gas anesthesia for live mice (up to 5 at a time)
  • 10 excitation and 18 emission filters with spectral unmixing algorithms
  • Provides aligned 3D optical and CT data when operated in conjunction with the Bruker Skyscan 1276 micro-CT
Please contact us to receive training before using this instrument for the first time.

Instrument pricing

IVIS Spectrum
(9am-9pm Mon-Fri)
(9pm-9am, Sat-Sun & holidays)
IVIS Spectrum $35/h $35/h
IVIS Spectrum - Training $90/h NA
A 64% surcharge applies to non-Cornell users.

Grant acknowledgement

Imaging data was acquired through the Cornell Institute of Biotechnology's Imaging Facility, with NIH S10OD025049 for the IVIS Spectrum.

Manufacturer manuals

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