Talos Arctica is a state-of-the-art (200kV) cryogenic transmission electron microscope optimized for high-throughput single-particle cryo-EM imaging. Arctica can be used for high throughput specimen screening and automated collection.
- 200kV X-FEG
- Digital FluCam – All manual and automatic alignments can be executed with the search and view camera
- Falcon 3EC
- Ceta 16M Camera
- Autoloader - up to 12 grids can be loaded simultaneously under cryogenic conditions
- Automated data collection
- Imaging of vitrified biological or beam sensitive materials
MIT.nano (basement level)
60 Vassar Street (rear)
Prior to scheduling a session for screening, samples should be characterized (e.g., in negative stain) for suitable dispersion, homogeneity, etc.