Vivarium Equipment

The Vivarium has a variety of specialized equipment available for use including fluoroscopes, x-ray machines, laser Doppler, Powerlab, non-invasive blood pressure recording, a dissecting microscope and a blood gas analyzer. For equipment booking and/or training, please contact the Surgical Technician

OEC9800 Mobile C-arm and work station

Manufacturer: GE Healthcare

Model: OEC9800

*Capability to save Cinefluorography/still images, which can be exported via Efilm to a CD or USB.

BV29 Mobile C-arm and work station

Manufacturer: Philips

Model: BV 29

Mobile X-ray Machines

Quantity: 2

Manufacturer: GE Healthcare

Model: AMX4 Plus

Digital x-rays (cassette reader available in Vivarium: Kodac DirectView CR 950 System)

Laser Doppler Imager

Manufacturer: Moor Instruments

Model: moorLDI2-IR

MSOT

Quantity: 1

Manufacturer: iThera

Model: inVision 128

In vivo animal imaging

Funded by CFI Grant

Retinal Imager

Quantity: 1

Manufacturer: Heidelberg

Model: Spectralis HRA + OCT

Fusion of confocal scanning laser fundus imaging and optical coherence tomography

Funded by CFI Grant

ABL825 Flex Series blood gas analyzer

Manufacturer: Radiometer

Model: ABL825

Powerlab

Manufacturer: ADInstruments

Model: Powerlab 16/SP

Powerlab + MPVS

Manufacturer: ADInstruments

Model: Powerlab 16/35

Non-invasive blood pressure (CODA) Tail-cuff blood pressure system

Manufacturer: Kent Scientific

Model: CODA - 2 animal NIBP system

Metabolic caging (rat)

Manufacturer: Ancare

Model: 650-0100: Metabolic Cage for Rats, 150-300g

Quantity: 2 racks (12 cages/rack)

Model: 650-0350: For large rodents, 300-850g

Quantity: 2 racks (12 cages/rack)

Metabolic caging (mouse)

Manufacturer: Ancare

Model: 650-0311: Metabolic Cage for multiple mice

Quantity: 2 (12 cages/rack)

Dual Optical Operating Microscope (Teaching with floor stand)

Manufacturer: CARL ZEISS CANADA LTD

Model: ZEISS S100/OPMI PICO

Quantity: 1

Canon Rebel T6i DSLR Camera

Enables users to capture high-resolution images and HD video through the Zeiss microscope. All images and videos can be transferred via the built-in Wifi capabilities or via memory card.

Manufacturer: Canon Canada Inc
Model: Canon Rebel T6i 
Quantity: 1
 

Dual Optical Operating Microscope (Teaching with table top stand)

Manufacturer: LEICA MICROSYSTEMS CANADA

Model: LEICA MZ6 DOUBLE HEADED

Quantity: 1

 

Dual Optical Operating Microscope

Manufacturer: LEICA MICROSYSTEMS CANADA

Model: LECIA M3Z

Quantity: 1

Dual Optical Operating Microscope

Manufacturer: LEICA MICROSYSTEMS CANADA

Model: LECIA MZ6

Quantity: 1

Midivent ventilator (small rat/mouse)

Quantity: 1

Manufacturer: Hugo Sachs Elektronik, Harvard Apparatus

Model: Midivent type 849  - large mouse/small rat ventilator (stroke volume up to 700ul)

Minivent ventilator (mouse)

Quantity: 3

Manufacturer: Hugo Sachs Elektronik, Harvard Apparatus

Model: Minivent type 845  - mouse ventilator (stroke volume up to 350ul)

TOPO ventilator (rat)

Manufacturer: Kent Scientific

Model: Topo dual mode ventilator

 
 
 
 
Surgical Loupes

Quantity: 1

Manufacturer: Keeler Instruments

Model: SuperVu - 3.0x magnification, 34cm working distance