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ZEISS Primo Star – The Right Microscope for Your Educational Purposes

ZEISS Primo Star is Your Digital Classroom Microscope

Designed with long-term use and extreme durability in mind
With Primo Star and the integrated HD streaming camera in conjunction with the iPad App Labscope from ZEISS, you can connect several microscopes in your classroom to a network. Doing so makes teaching easy and will help your students learn quickly and effortlessly.

With Primo Star you enjoy the fun way to examine specimens under a microscope.



Successful Teaching and Enthralled Students

  • Easy to use: Primo Star as a Fixed-Köhler version with the Plan-ACHROMAT 100x/0.8 dry objective.
  • Keep an eye on the microscopes in the room: Primo Star shows the intensity of illumination on both sides of the stand.

The Digital Classroom

  • Use Primo Star and the tube with the integrated HD streaming camera in connection with the iPad App Labscope to connect all microscopes of your classroom.
  • Connect the microscopes to HD monitors or projectors.
  • Share images and videos directly with all students.

Clever Details for More Freedom

  • Choose between 30 W halogen or energy saving LED illumination.
  • In areas with fluctuating or no electricity you profit from the battery supply unit.
  • Upgrade Primo Star with the fluorescence tube to get a LED fluorescence microscope.


Digital Classroom

With the iPad App Labscope, you can display all the live images from your connected microscopes. With one click, select a student's image. You can record images and videos in the high resolution of 5 megapixels. Or, share your images, reports, and videos with others via e-mail, social media, or cloud services. With Labscope, you save your images in the ZEN compatible .czi file format including all metadata and a separate annotation layer. Or select the space-saving .jpg format. You can download Labscope from the Apple App Store.


iPad App Labscope

Download Labscope and test all features with the built-in virtual microscope!

iPad App Labscope

Primo Star iLED

Upgrade your Primo Star with the fluorescence tube to get a LED fluorescence microscope. You can use Primo Star iLED as solution for tuberculosis test applications. Switch easily between LED fluorescence excitation and transmitted light brightfield illumination. You acquire brilliant images, especially while working with Auramine-Rhodamine stained samples.


Buy your predefined microscope set now!

Primo Star is the right microscope for educators and students alike. Primo Star Full-Köhler delivers everything that matters in an educational setting: the ability to view stained tissue sections, unstained cells in phase contrast. As a classroom microscope Primo Star Fixed-Köhler is so easy to use that students will spend their time learning, not fiddling with technology. Use Primo Star HDcam with its integrated 5 megapixel HD streaming camera in conjunction with Labscope, the iPad imaging app from ZEISS, to network the microscopes in your classroom. 


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Auramine staining for tuberculosis diagnosis with fluorescence microscopy and Primo Star ilED

In this video tutorial Dr Harald Hoffmann, MD and head of the WHO-certified supranational reference laboratory IML in Gauting, Germany, demonstrates how to stain smear preparations for diagnosis of tuberculosis with fluorescence microscopy and ZEISS Primo Star iLED.