Molecular Devices offers the MetaMorph Super-Resolution System with synchronized image acquisition and processing, enabling analysis of object details smaller than 250 nanometers in fixed and live cells. The new system features real-time image processing with its GPU accelerated hardware, expanding the capabilities of optical microscopy in research and supports numerous scientific applications.
The judges dove Down Under to select an Australian video of freshwater rotifers as First Prize winner in the 2012 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition, a forum for showcasing microscope photos and movies of life science subjects.
The BioFlux 1000Z from Fluxion Biosciences is the latest addition to the BioFlux product family of instruments for cellular analysis under controlled shear flow. It provides an integrated solution for running live cell assays under flow using Fluxion’s Well Plate Microfluidic devices.
IRDye 800CW HA Optical Probe for in vivo imaging is the latest addition to the BrightSite Optical Agent family from LI-COR Biosciences. Hyaluronan (hyaluronic acid; HA) is an extracellular matrix glycosaminoglycan formed from disaccharide units containing N-acetylglucosamine and glucuronic acid.
The Automation Partnership (TAP) announced the US launch of Cell-IQ—a live cell observation and analysis system. Cell-IQ consists of a cell culture incubator, microscope, light source, and high resolution camera integrated to image analysis software.
Hamilton Robotics introduces a new Cell Imager for automated cell growth monitoring in the company’s CellHOST culture system. The Cell Imager accurately measures cell confluence and growth in 96-well plates and is ideal for measuring hybridoma clones in antibody screening for therapeutic and diagnostic research and development.
Carestream Molecular Imaging announced availability of a new Bone Density Software application that performs bone density analysis of small animals in vivo and measures mineral density of specimens in vitro . The software can expedite calculation and reporting for numerous applications ranging from the study of diseases of the bone such as arthritis and osteoporosis to the efficacy of drugs and other treatment options that may affect bone mineral and other densities.
GE Healthcare has launched the IN Cell Analyzer 2000, a cell imaging system for high content analysis.
In Vivo Optical Molecular Imaging The KODAK In-Vivo Multispectral Imaging System FX locates and monitors changes in molecular activity of specific cells or organs long before morphological changes can be detected.
The integration by Beckman Coulter Inc. of their Vi-CELL XR Cell Viability Analyzer with their Biomek Laboratory Automation Workstations and other devices enables real-time cellular imaging in a walk-away system for cell culture settings.
BioStation CT cell culture observation and monitoring system allows users with minimal microscopy experience to conduct live cell imaging locally or by remote operation over a public or private network.
LAS-4000 luminescent image analyzer is suited for multi-spectral Western blotting and in vivo imaging of small animals with expanded fluorescent capabilities.
The ONIX microfluidic platform for live cell imaging of yeast samples allows continuous cell culture imaging with flow switching control. It is used with any inverted microscope to provide excellent flow control, image clarity, and time lapse tracking of yeast cells.
The BioStation CT, an integrated, self-contained cell culture observation device and monitoring system, allows users with minimal microscopy experience to conduct live cell imaging locally or by remote operation over a public or private network.