HIFO mesoSPIM

#1 - Helmchen Lab, Brain Research Institute, University of Zurich, Switzerland

The oldest mesoSPIM saw first light in October 2015 (as a Version 0). The most recent upgrade in May 2018 brought it up to Version 4. The microscope is accessible within collaborations with the Helmchen lab.

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USZ mesoSPIM

#2 - Aguzzi Lab, Institute of Neuropathology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland

The second oldest mesoSPIM was set up as a Version 3 in July 2017 and upgraded to V4 in May 2018.

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Wyss mesoSPIM

#3 - Advanced Lightsheet Imaging Center, Wyss Center, Geneva, Switzerland

The first mesoSPIM outside of Zurich saw first light as a Version 4 in March 2018. It is open to users from both academia and industry. The facility also contains a CLARITY-optimized light-sheet microscope (COLM) for high-resolution imaging.

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ZMB mesoSPIM

#4 - The Center for Microscopy and Image Analysis, University of Zurich, Switzerland

mesoSPIM #4 was set up in May 2018. It is open to users of the Center for Microscopy and Image Analysis.

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Sainsbury Wellcome mesoSPIM

#5 - Advanced Microscopy Facility, Sainsbury Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour, London, UK

The fifth mesoSPIM (and the first outside of Switzerland) became operational in December 2018.

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