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ZEISS Colibri

Multicolor LED Light Source for Gentle Fluorescence Imaging

Your experiments often require specific fluorescent labels excited at just the right wavelength, stable and robust illumination for reproducible data, and ultrafast live cell imaging. Colibri LED light sources give you all of this in a compact housing, directly coupled to your microscope.

  • Gentle live cell imaging
  • Automated multichannel imaging
  • Full spectral flexibility
  • ​​High excitation intensity
  • Extremely fast switching times
  • ZEISS Colibri 7

    Fast and Flexible LED Light Source for Gentle Live Cell Imaging

    With Colibri 7, you use up to six different LEDs to generate up to seven fluorescence excitation lines. All LEDs besides the Green / Yellow (G/Y) line come with individual excitation filters. The G/Y line uses a lime LED (567 / 100 nm) and a motorized filter changer to emit green (555 nm) or yellow (590 nm) light on demand.

  • ZEISS Colibri 5

    Affordable LED Light Source for High-End Imaging

    With Colibri 5, you can use up to four different LEDs for fluorescence excitation of your sample. All LEDs come with individual excitation filters. Available excitation lines of Colibri 5 are exactly centered around the most common dyes and fluorescent proteins.

  • ZEISS Colibri 3

    Fluorescence LED Illumination for ZEISS Axioscope 5

    Complement your Axioscope 5 with Colibri 3 and acquire brilliant fluorescence images with ease. Colibri 3 delivers the right wavelength and intensity to excite fluorescent dyes and proteins in a gentle way. Switch effortlessly between the channels for UV, blue, green and red excitation.

The ZEISS Colibri Product Family

Excitation Bands and Supported Microscopes

Colibri 7
Colibri 5
Colibri 3

Line / Wavelength / Bandwidth

UV / 385 / 30 nm


V / 423 / 44 nm


B / 469 / 38 nm

C / 511 / 44 nm

G / 555 / 30 nm

Y / 590 / 27 nm

R / 631 / 33 nm

FR / 735 / 40 nm

Supported microscopes

Axioscope

Axio Imager

Axio Examiner

Axio Observer

Axioscan

Axio Vert.A1

Downloads

    • ZEISS Colibri

      Your Flexible and Efficient LED Light Source for Gentle Fluorescence Imaging

      Pages: 23
      File size: 1 MB
    • Fluorescence LED Illumination

      for ZEISS Axioscope 5

      Pages: 4
      File size: 3 MB
    • Colibri 5/7

      Quick Guide (Multilingual)

      Pages: 62
      File size: 1 MB
    • Colibri 5/7

      Instruction Manual (English)

      Pages: 36
      File size: 1 MB
    • ZEISS Colibri 7

      Instruction Manual (English)

      Pages: 34
      File size: 1 MB
    • ZEISS Colibri (Spanish Version)

      Una fuente de luz LED flexible y eficiente para la captura delicada de imágenes de fluorescencia

      Pages: 23
      File size: 1 MB

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