Nikon A1R+ Confocal Microscope (CLSM)

Capturing high-quality confocal images at ultrahigh-speed and enhanced sensitivity with a resonant scanner and large incubation chamber, the Nikon A1R+ is a powerful tool for the imaging and visualisation of intracellular dynamics and interaction.


  • Manufacturer: Nikon
  • Model: A1R+
  • Scanner: Hybrid scan head with high speed resonant scanner (resonance frequency 7.8 kHz) and high-resolution galvano scanner
  • Lasers: 405 nm, 488 nm, 561 nm, 640 nm
  • High sensitivity GaAsP photomultiplier tube detector unit
  • Large incubation chamber


The Nikon Confocal is available through the MCFP's iLab Booking System for trained users. To discuss access and training please contact Darryl Johnson.

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Sample Preparation

If you would like assistance with sample preparation please contact Darryl Johnson

Additional Resources

Nikon A1R+ Website