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Imaging C. elegans Embryos using an Epifluorescent Microscope and Open Source Software (Video) | JoVE

DOI :

10.3791/2625-v

8:32 min

March 24th, 2011

March 24th, 2011

27,458 Views

1Human Genetics, University of Michigan

The C. elegans embryo is a powerful system for studying cell biology and development. We present a protocol for live imaging of C. elegans embryos utilizing DIC optics or fluorescence using readily available epifluorescent microscopes and open-source software.

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