Date: 2 to 4 August 2017 Venue: UCTFaculty of Health Sciences Time: 09h00 to 17h00
Course fee is R 3 000 per person
This is a three day workshop that will introduce current and new confocal usersto the Fast Airyscan Technology on the new Zeiss LSM 880 with Airyscan Confocal.
The workshop is targeted at biological scientists wanting to use the confocal microscope for imaging and quantitative imaging data analysis. The course will consist of a series of lectures, followed by practical sessions on how to do both fixed and live cell imaging.
Lectures on principles of confocal and Airyscan technology
Lectures on samples preparation for imaging
Lectures on technical aspects of the confocal with Airyscan
Discussions on booking, training and assistance for imaging
Demonstration on specialised applications for fixed and live cells
How to set up imaging parameters for specimen viewing
Hands-on sample imaging using fixed cells
Hands-on sample imaging using live cells and the Fast Airyscan technology