Video Microscopy

Video Microscopy

1st Edition - February 10, 1998

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  • Editors: David Wolf, Greenfield Sluder
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080859545

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Description

Video microscopy is used extensively in many life and biomedical science disciplines today, and is a useful tool for both cell biologists and students. This book presents how to track the dynamic changes that take place in the structure of living cells and in reconstituted preparations using video and digital imaging microscopy. Basic information, principles, and applications are also covered, as well as more specialized video microscopy techniques.

Key Features

Practical laboratory guide for methods and technologies used with video microscopy
Comprehensive, easy-to-follow instructions
February 1998, c. 334 pp.

Readership

Graduate students, technicians, postdoctoral, and experienced researchers in fields of cell, developmental, and molecular biology.

Table of Contents

  • G. Sluder and E.H. Hinchcliffe, Video Basics: Use of Camera and Monitor Adjustments. K.A. Jacobsen and K. Berland, Electronic Cameras for Low Light Microscopy. M. Oshiro, Cooled CCD vs Intensified Cameras forLow Light Video--Applications and Relative Advantages. T. Inoue and N. Gliksman, Techniques for Optimizing Microscopy and Analysis Through Digital Image Processing. R. Cardullo, Basics of Image Processing: Analog and Digital. D. Wolf, Quantitative Video Microscopy. E. Keller, Proper Alignment of the Microscope. J. Hinsch, Mating Cameras to Microscopes. E.D. Salmon and P. Tran, High Resolution Video-Enhanced Differential Interference Contrast (VE-DIC) Light Microscopy. E.D. Salmon, S.L. Shaw, J. Waters, C.M. Waterman-Storer, P.S. Maddox, E. Yeh, and K. Bloom A High-Resolution Multi-Mode Digital Microscope System. F.R. Maxfield and K. Dunn, Ratio Imaging Instrumentation. R.B. Silver, Ratio Imaging: Practical Considerations for Measuring Intracellular Calcium and pH in Living Tissue. C. Rieder and R.W. Cole, Perfusion Chambers for High Resolution Video Light Microscopic Studies of Vertebrate Cell Monolayers: Some Considerations and a Design. E. Gratton, P.T.C. So, C.Y. Dong, T. French, and K. Berland, Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging Techniques for Microscopy. Y.-L. Wang, Digital Deconvolution of Fluorescence Images for Biologists. Subject Index.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 334
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1998
  • Published: February 10, 1998
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080859545

About the Serial Volume Editors

David Wolf

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Shrewsbury, U.S.A.

Greenfield Sluder

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Shrewsbury, U.S.A.

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