Equipment

Available equipment for working with zebrafish embryos:

  • Dedicated lab space, incubators and stereomicroscopes for basic handling of embryos.
  • Microinjectors (Eppendorf Injectman and CellTramVario) and glass capillary needle puller (Narishige PB-7)
  • DanioVision (Noldus IT) instrument for behavioural studies of  fish larvae on multi-well plates
  • Access to various high-end microscopes is arranged through Cell Imaging Core
  • High-throughput assays are being developed in collaboration with Turku Bioimaging Screening Unit