Introduction to Axioscan: Whole Slide Imaging

The main aim is to understand the imaging concept of Axioscan 7 and learn how to operate the system for brightfield and fluorescence scanning including maintenance and tips and tricks. The knowledge transfer is realized mainly by hands-on.

Topics of the course

 

  • Introduction to the hardware
  • Handling of trays and slides, add new filters / reflector modules
  • Maintenance and troubleshooting
  • ZEN slidescan (software): overview (graphical user interface), image naming strategies, introduction to wizard concept, how-to work with profiles, focus concept, adapt profiles to different applications (BF and FL), priority slides, fluorescence shading calibration, ZEN as viewer for images, online help, troubleshooting

 

Learning Level

Beginner

 

Prerequisites

Basic knowledge of light microscopy is recommended

 

Systems

Axioscan 7

 

Software

ZEN (blue edition)

 

Date

July 3 to 4, 2023
Registration until 2 weeks prior to the training

 

Duration

2 days (2 x 8 hours)

 

Location

Virtual classroom
(Required: reliable internet connection; computer speakers, headphones or a reliable telephone connection; TeamViewer)

 

Language

English

 

Course Fee

Per person: 900 € (plus VAT)

 

Participants

Max. 3

 

For additional information please send a request to courses .microscopy .de @zeiss .com.

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