Kimmo Tanhuanpää

University of Helsinki
Kimmo gained a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Helsinki.

Articles by Kimmo Tanhuanpää

Guide to Buying a Fluorescent Microscope Part 2

Guide to Buying a Fluorescent Microscope Part 2

In Part 1 of this Guide, we learned about the importance of support, resources and objectives when choosing a fluorescence microscope. We continue this guide by looking at everything from filters to warranties. You should get these filters… Quality of the barrier filters and dichroic mirrors are the deciding factor on how well you can…

Guide to Buying a Fluorescent Microscope: Part 1

Guide to Buying a Fluorescent Microscope: Part 1

You’re a senior postgraduate student, a post doc or a junior PI with little knowledge on microscopes and someone between Senior PI /Dean level approaches you with this: “We have now the funds to buy the fluorescence microscope someone once told me we need. Can you handle this please? Oh, by the way, the funds…