First prototype of confocal laser scanning microscope, designed and made by Dr. Brad Amos at the Laboratory of Molecular Biology, British, 1985-1986. Comprises laser unit, microscope, base and adjustable stand. This prototype was capable of scanning speeds in excess of 4000 lines per second.
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- metal (unknown), metal plated (unknown), plastic (unidentified), rubber (unidentified), stainless steel
- furnishing and equipment
- tools & equipment
- optical instrument
- Laboratory of Molecular Biology
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- Medical Research Council, Laboratory of Molecular Biology
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