IVIS In Vivo Imaging System
Research areas and keywords
UKÄ subject classification
- Medical and Health Sciences
Type of infrastructure
DescriptionThe IVIS Spectrum in vivo imaging system uses a novel imaging technology to facilitate non-invasive longitudinal monitoring of disease progression, cell trafficking and gene expression. In vivo bioluminescent and fluorescent signal sources can be detected in mice or rats. Imaging can be done longitudinally without killing animals.
Equipment and resourcesIVIS spectrum imaging unit, anesthesia system and Living Image analytical software.
Services providedTraining for the IVIS use is provided.
Data is stored in computer and transferred to external hard discs.
Management of the infrastructureManaged by Artur Schmidtchen's Research Group,
In charge: Manoj Puthia (Training, maintenance, management)
Economy and billing: Magnus Zätterström.
Available for loanAvailable for loan - internal and external
Terms of access:
Upon ethical approval for in vivo use, training will be provided and access will be given.