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3i designs and manufactures technologies for living cell, live cell, and intravital fluorescence microscopy including digital holography, spinning disk confocal, multi-photon and lightsheet. Over 1000 customers worldwide use 3i's SlideBook microscopy software to manage everything from instrument control to image capture, processing and data analysis. Established in 1994, 3i is headquartered in Denver, Colorado (USA) with offices in London, United Kingdom, and Göttingen, Germany.
Agar Scientific. Microscopy, Lab and Medical supplies at your fingertips
A leading international supplier of scientific instruments and accessories for over 40 years, Agar Scientific specialises in consumables and equipment supporting all forms of microscopy. Agar Scientific provides a fast, efficient online and offline ordering service, allowing customers to purchase with ease from our extensive range of laboratory and medical supplies and equipment. Our technical support staff has a wealth of experience in specimen preparation and microscopy techniques.
Our online catalogue of microscopy products includes:
TEM Grids - Apertures - Calibration standards - SEM stubs - Specimen preparation equipment - Filaments - Tweezers - Slides & cover glasses - Vacuum coating - Fixatives and resins - EM support films - Magnifiers - Specimen storage
We welcome enquiries regarding the use of any of our products, along with any suggestions for additions to our range. Orders ship from our UK headquarters in Stansted, Essex, and through our established network of agents and distributors who provide technical and applications support worldwide.
Agar Scientific maintains a documented quality plan specifying our manufacturing and distribution processes and is approved by SGS to ISO9001:2008.
As a global leader in analytical and clinical laboratory technologies, Agilent is committed to helping our scientists bring great science to life. Leveraging more than 50 years of analytical and clinical laboratory expertise, we deliver trusted answers to our customers’ most critical questions and challenges. We passionately help scientists and clinicians make the smallest everyday advancements and life-changing discoveries that advance the quality of life.
Alemnis AG is a Swiss pioneer in the field of in-situ micro- and nanomechanical property testing with 15 years of experience. At the core of Alemnis instruments lies the ambition to push the boundaries of testing in extreme environments and at extreme timescales. Furthermore, Alemnis AG revolutionizes in-situ micromechanical property testing with their unparalleled True Displacement Control, provide researchers with an exceptional level of control and precision at the nm and µN range.
Andor Technology plc is a global leader in the pioneering and manufacturing high performance scientific imaging cameras, spectroscopy solutions and microscopy systems for research and OEM markets. Andor has been innovating the photonics industry for over 20 years and aims to continue to set the standard for high performance light measuring solutions that allow consumers to perform light measurements previously considered impossible. Through continuous dialogue with customers and strong teamwork, Andor continues to innovate ground-breaking products that improve the world in which we live.
BD Biosciences is a world leader in bringing innovative diagnostic and research tools to life science researchers, clinical researchers, laboratory professionals and clinicians who are involved in basic research, drug discovery and development, biopharmaceutical production and disease management. The BD Biosciences segment is focused on continually advancing the science and applications associated with cellular analysis.
BlueScientific, established in 2013, with sales specialists and service engineers throughout UK and across the Nordics specialise in market-leading scientific instruments for microscopy.
Our products from leading suppliers Thermo, AMETEK and Bruker include benchtop and entry-level SEM, micro-XRF, X-ray microscopy, atom probe, nanoSIMS, AFM, TEM cameras / detectors and more.
For almost 50 years Bruker has been driven by a single goal: to provide the best technological solution for each analytical task. Today, worldwide, more than 4,000 employees in over 90 locations on all continents work towards this enduring vision.
Bruker’s drive to develop state-of-the-art technologies and innovative solutions for today’s analytical questions remains constant, evidenced by the many product lines that lead their respective markets. With one of the world’s most comprehensive ranges of scientific instrumentation available under one brand, the Bruker name is synonymous with excellence, innovation and quality.
Cairn is an Independent research-orientated company specialising in microscopy solutions for the life sciences. From our origins as a provider of turnkey optical systems for fast intracellular ion measurements we have maintained close links with our academic customer base enabling us to develop a broad range of products and solutions to meet their expanding needs. Our strength lies in our understanding of both the requirements of the research microscopy community and of the advances in technology from which they can benefit. We have a “can do”, informal, and friendly attitude and are always willing to give advice. The company has evolved organically to encompass four distinct, but interrelated areas.
We are instrument designers, manufacturers and vendors of both Illumination and Detection products. Our illumination products encompass a wide range of light sources, adapters and specialist launch systems; typically used in conjunction with a third-party, or Cairn-built, microscope or macrosope. On the detection side our primary focus is on multi-channel imaging using one or more third-party cameras. These products are largely based around optical techniques, most importantly, fluorescence, optogenetics, photolysis and transmitted light imaging. Although fully independent we are closely allied with Chroma Technology and a large number of our illumination and detection products make use of their high performance interference filters.
Carl Zeiss is an innovative technology leader in the fields of optics, precision engineering and electronic visualisation. Time and time again, we set new, pioneering standards in sophisticated technology for recognising, experiencing, measuring, analysing, structuring and processing a wide spectrum of objects. With professional optics we meet the expectations of even our most critical customers - not only in the fields of research, medicine, industry, but also for use in leisure activities.
CN Tech specialises in all areas of materials testing for research and industry. We provide sales and support across a diverse product range, which includes instrumentation for surface analysis, materials testing, and microscopy. We also provide environmental isolation solutions, and a range of laboratory supplies. Founded in 2009, our focused and experienced team is dedicated to finding the right solution for you.
CoolLED designs and manufactures cutting edge LED Illumination Systems for researchers and clinicians using the latest LED technology.
Since our team of four introduced the first commercially available LED Illumination System in 2006, we have led the way in transforming illumination for fluorescence microscopy and transmitted illumination. Now we are a fast-growing company in Hampshire with a vast product range and technical expertise spanning optical engineering and the life sciences.
CoolLED technology is also available in OEM and tailor-made configurations for manufacturers who wish to integrate stable, controllable LED illumination into their products.
Cytek Biosciences (Nasdaq: CTKB) utilizing its patented Full Spectrum Profiling™ (FSP™) technology which harnesses the information from the entire fluorescent spectrum to achieve multiplexing with precision and sensitivity. Cytek’s FSP platform includes its core instruments, the Cytek Aurora™ and Northern Lights™ systems; its cell sorter, the Cytek Aurora™ CS; the flow cytometer and imaging products under the Amnis® and Guava® brands; and reagents, software and services.
Deben are a UK precision engineering company specialising in the field of in-situ tensile testing, motion control and specimen cooling for microscopy applications. Established in 1986 and named after a Suffolk river, Deben now operate from a large, modern business unit in Woolpit near Bury St. Edmunds in Suffolk. The product groups are motor control systems, in-situ micro-tensile stages, Peltier heating & cooling stages, detectors for SEMs and electro-static beam blankers. The company also makes custom and OEM versions of these products to specifically meet customer requirements.
Deben provide consultancy, design and prototype manufacturing services. In house facilities include SolidWorks and SolidEdge 3D CAD and COSMOS finite element analysis software, CNC machining, electronics design and manufacture and software design using Visual C++, Microsoft.net and DirectX. Utilising these resources and experience, Deben manufacture products for OEMs and end users in the UK and overseas.
Deben UK Ltd. is a subsidiary company of UK based Judges Scientific plc.
Delmic is a passionate high-tech company based in Delft, Netherlands that develops powerful and user-friendly solutions for electron microscopy, bringing researchers and organizations closer to research insights across diverse application fields. We are driven to create a greener and healthier future by making microscopy an easy and accessible technique through automation of the entire workflow.
Diamond Knives - Development, Manufacturing & Customer Service since 1970.
We offer technical assistance in all fields of ultramicrotomy, free sectioning tests for all types of samples, many years of experience in perfecting our knives. With a telephone call or an email we can inform you of any details you require. We are convinced that our future developments will allow diamond knives to be used for many new applications.
Digital Surf has been providing the industrial and scientific community with innovative surface imaging and metrology software for over 25 years.
Integrated by leading instrument manufacturers and with a worldwide installed base of 10,000+ users, Mountains® software solutions have become an industry standard and the tool of choice for studying micro and nano surfaces.
Mountains® surface imaging and metrology software allows you to process and analyze data from a wide range of instruments:
Since our beginning close to 45 years ago, Electron Microscopy Sciences has been specializing in the manufacturing, preparation, and distribution of only the highest quality chemicals, supplies, and equipment, for microscopy and histology as well as all of its related fields.
Our steady and consistent growth has been based not only on our quality products and prompt friendly service, but also on the trust that our valued customers have placed in us to give the best value in the market place.
To allow each of our current customers as well as new potential customers the abil- ity to see all we have to offer not only do we continue to publish a printed catalog of over1200 pages but as well we have a complete interactive website that allows for ordering of all of our items and this year we added an Electronic catalog on line which allows you to search our complete line without the bulkiness of the complete book.
The EMS catalog is the most complete collection of products for light microscopy, histology, and electron microscopy and general biological and materials research. With over 25,000 products in total, this catalog is truly an encyclopedia every lab should have on the shelf.
Elliot Scientific is a well-established manufacturer of nano-positioning products and a leading distributor of optics, photonics and equipment for magnetic and cryogenic research.
Since its founding in 1990, Elliot Scientific has considerably broadened its product portfolio. It now covers everything from fibre-optics and lasers through to cryo-magnetic instrumentation, microscope cryostats and closed cycle refrigerators.
The company is divided into five areas of speciality; Lifescience, Lasers, Components and Instrumentation, Cryogenic and Magnetic Systems and Telecoms.
EM Resolutions Ltd manufactures a range of high quality TEM Support Films and Standards for Electron Microscopy. With laboratories/offices based in Sheffield and Cambridge, we have over 25 years of technical expertise and specialise in making Holey/Lacey Carbon and Graphene Oxide Support Films. Our Tin and Gold on Carbon Resolution Standards are seen as an industry standard for SEM resolution testing.
EMR strives to provide an efficient, informative and reliable person to person service that can offer bespoke solutions to individual requirements within the EM industry. We supply our manufactured products alongside a range of quality EM consumables and accessories from established brands such as Gilder Grids, Quantifoil and Simpore.
EMSIS GmbH, founded by a team of highly motivated and even more experienced entrepreneurs of the electron microscopy world, is your new -and at the same time old- partner for all electron microscopy hardware and software from Olympus-SIS (formerly SIS). EMSIS continues to serve the EM community with mature and at the same time innovative cameras for almost all ranges of EM work and a well-designed imaging and control software.
EMSIS’ core products include both software and hardware for the acquisition, processing and analysis of electron microscopy images, documentation and report generation - for all types of electron microscopic imagery. RADIUS’ sophisticated integration with modern TEMs provides the perfect operational control and data readout.
EMSIS not only provides the full continuity of the complete (Olympus-) SIS electron microscopy digital camera portfolio -such as the MegaView, Veleta, Morada, or Quemesa- but will push it even further, by new and innovative products.
At Evident, we are guided by the scientific spirit—innovation and exploration are at the heart of what we do. Committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, we support our customers with solutions that solve their challenges and advance their work; whether it’s researching medical breakthroughs, inspecting infrastructure, or exposing hidden toxins in consumer products.
Evident Life Science empowers scientists and researchers through collaboration and cutting-edge life science solutions. Dedicated to meeting the challenges and supporting the evolving needs of its customers, Evident Life Science advances a comprehensive range of microscopes for pathology, hematology, IVF and other clinical applications as well as for research and education.
Evident Industrial’s solutions range from microscopes and videoscopes to nondestructive testing equipment and X-ray analyzers for maintenance, manufacturing and environmental applications. Backed by state-of-the-art technologies, Evident products are widely used for quality control, inspection, and measurement.
Excelitas Technologies® is a photonics technology leader focused on delivering innovative, high-performance, market-driven solutions to meet the lighting, optronics, detection and optical technology needs of global customers. Recognized as the industry standard in fluorescence microscopy, X-Cite® fluorescence illuminators include a complete range of lamp and LED light sources offering maximum stability and superior illumination uniformity to optimize imaging and ensure greater data reliability.
Exprodo Software produces Calpendo which is an intelligent booking system designed to manage bookings and projects for shared equipment. It can be configured with rules which allow you to control who can book what and when. Highly flexible reporting reduces administrative time spent managing projects, budgets and invoicing.
FocalPlane is an online microscopy community site that connects people, products, resources and information. It is free to contribute and read.
Our FocalPlane Network is an international directory of researchers with microscopy expertise, designed to help you find collaborators, speakers & reviewers.
FocalPlane is overseen by a dedicated Community Manager and supported by our Scientific Advisory Board. FocalPlane is hosted by Journal of Cell Science, published by The Company of Biologists.
Gatan is the world's leading manufacturer of instrumentation and software used to enhance and extend electron microscopes—from specimen preparation and manipulation to imaging and analysis. EDAX is a leading provider of materials characterization systems encompassing EDS, WDS, and EBSD. DAX is now combined with Gatan to develop new approaches that uncover insights and explore the boundaries of your TEM and SEM research.
Hamamatsu Photonics is a world-leading manufacturer of opto-electronic components and systems and employs over 3000 staff worldwide. The corporate headquarters are based in Hamamatsu City, Japan along with various manufacturing plants and central research laboratories. Since its inception in 1953, Hamamatsu Photonics has expanded to now enjoy a global presence throughout Asia, Europe and North America.
Hamamatsu Photonics’ corporate philosophy stresses the advancement of Photonics through extensive research and development. Hundreds of new opto-electronic products are introduced to the market each year and many Hamamatsu products are regarded as state-of-the-art. Hamamatsu sources, detectors and imaging products are designed to cover the entire optical spectrum, from nuclear radiation, x-ray, Ultraviolet (UV), Visible and Infrared radiation. Hamamatsu devices provide solutions for a wide variety of applications including analytical, industrial and medical instrumentation.
At Hitachi High-Tech Europe our primary goal is to provide customers with powerful, dependable and easy-to-use microscope solutions for the advancement of science & engineering. Our technologically advanced solutions in SEM, TEM and FIB are developed through a long-term commitment to research and development, drawing upon the resources of the whole Hitachi group.
By employing recognised pioneers and developing long term partnerships with world-renowned authorities in electron microscopy, we are able to provide unique technologies which push the boundaries of science. Our Tabletop Microscope is making electron microscope capabilities accessible to all, whilst key technologies such as cold field emission and Cs-correction are making ultra-low voltage imaging in SEM and atomically resolved imaging and analysis in TEM/STEM a practical reality.
HORIBA Scientific is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of spectroscopic instrumentation. Combining the HORIBA, Jobin Yvon, SPEX, IBH, and Dilor brand names, HORIBA Scientific now offers equipment for emission spectroscopy, fluorescence spectroscopy, micro-Raman spectroscopy, X-ray fluorescence , ellipsometry, particle size analysis and the supply of optical components.
The micro-analytical techniques available from HORIBA Scientific provide spectroscopic analysis on the microscopic level. We provide innovative and state of the art capabilities in micro-sample imaging using; confocal Raman, micro PL/CL, micro-FTIR, micro XRF and micro- TCSPC fluorescence.
The ISS Group is a provider of electron optical systems, solutions and related technologies to visualise and characterise materials from the macro down to the nano scale. Whether this is the supply of the latest instrumentation technology or through training and service support of older systems, ISS offers more than 30 years of experience serving the UK and overseas markets. We represent a number of prestigious manufacturers in the UK and Ireland and continue to grow all aspects of the business.
Our friendly and knowledgeable team is available to help you answer your queries.
JEOL is proud to be celebrating over 60 years of high end instrument sales and support worldwide.
JEOL UK offer sales, support and applications training from our office in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.
Our instrumentation includes scanning electron microscopes (SEM), scanning probe microscopes, & transmission electron microscopes (TEM). As one of the world’s leading suppliers of scientific equipment, we are proud to offer our customers the highest level of sales and technical support maximising their investment in JEOL products.
Microscopy & Analysis, published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd, is the leading media in microscopy worldwide, offering both a print magazine version as well as multi-faceted online offering.
Published every two months the print version goes out to a global audience of 46,000+ subscribers and is available free of charge to all active, professional and academic users of microscopical, analytical and imaging equipment.
M&A also offers a robust online presence, with its newly re-launched website. This includes a mix of information, such as webinars and videos as well as news, tutorials and application notes.
KEYENCE is a leading developer of light microscopy. Established in 1974 we now operate in 44 countries worldwide and have featured in Forbes 100 most innovative companies list since 2011. Since releasing our VH optical microscope in 1990, KEYENCE has endeavoured to keep at the forefront of microscope technology. Widely used in research facilities for life science, medical and basic clinical research, our latest VHX digital microscope supports bright and dark field, transmitted, polarised and differential interference observation.
Since 1993 Labtech International has been a leading supplier of innovative instrumentation into the UK and Ireland research markets. The electron microscopy division continues this tradition offering an expanding range of technology-leading instruments, accessories and consumables for SEM, TEM, FIB, LM and probe microscopy.
Our partners include Micro to Nano, who offer an extensive and growing range of microscopy supplies – including SEM stage and stub adaptors. We also represent DiATOME diamond knives, Kleindiek Nanotechnik nanomanipulators, Safematic sputter/carbon coaters, PIE Scientific RF plasma cleaners and from Tousimis fully automatic critical point dryers.
Labtech actively supports its customers through highly qualified teams of field-based sales, service and application specialists.
Lambda Photometrics Ltd. is a UK distributor specialising in systems and components for Characterisation, Measurement & Analysis. We offer a wide range of products from Fibre Optics, Instrumentation, Metrology, Photonics, Spectroscopy, Machine Vision suppliers as well as Microscopy products. We have experienced and knowledgeable sales and service engineers to support our customers.
Microscopy systems we supply include desktop scanning electron microscopes with EDX from Thermo Scientific, Scanning White Light Microscopes from Zygo, hand-held digital microscopes from Scalar, and other visible microscopes.
Microscope components and accessories include confocal microscopy lenses, configurable and zoom systems from Navitar, light sources and illumination from Schott, electro-optic devices from Conoptics, system design from Zygo, cameras from Baumer and Ximea, Software from Norpix and various optical, lighting and image capture products.
Laser 2000 is a value-added reseller, helping customers achieve their goals through the application of photonics.
Since the 1990’s, we’ve been at the forefront of optics and photonics technologies, and actively involved in many world-changing technologies since their start.
At Laser 2000, we don’t just provide products, we provide solutions. Whether you’re mapping the human genome, screening and curing disease, putting a probe on Mars, or building a communication system, we are here to help. We work hard to define your needs and expectations, explain the options open to you to meet performance, timescales and budget.
Leica Microsystems develops and manufactures microscopes and scientific instruments for the analysis of microstructures and nanostructures. Ever since the company started as a family business in the nineteenth century, its instruments have been widely recognized for their optical precision and innovative technology. It is one of the market leaders in compound and stereo microscopy, digital microscopy, confocal laser scanning microscopy with related imaging systems, electron microscopy sample preparation, and surgical microscopes.
Leica Microsystems has seven major plants and product development sites around the world. The company is represented in over 100 countries, has sales and service organizations in 20 countries, and an international network of distribution partners. Its headquarters are located in Wetzlar, Germany.
Linkam develops and manufactures a broad range of heating and freezing stages for both OEM and end users to visualize and explore materials properties. Used in conjunction with light microscopes and other forms of spectroscopy, Linkam stages are found in thousands of laboratories worldwide with the most successful microscope heating stage, the THMS600, selling over 4,000 units alone. Linkam is the market leader in temperature controlled microscopy.
LSBU is a cosmopolitan university with over 18,000 students drawn from over 130 countries. LSBU has been awarded Silver for teaching excellence under the Government's Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is the only university to be awarded University of the Year for Graduate Employment for two years in a row (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018, 2019). As a leader in technical education and graduate employability, LSBU shares a vision to create a vibrant hub for south London education that will break down educational boundaries, create learning and career pathways and focus on student outcomes and success.
Miltenyi Biotec is a global provider of products and services that advance biomedical research and cellular therapy. Our innovative tools support research at every level, from basic research to translational research to clinical application. This integrated portfolio enables scientists and clinicians to obtain, analyse, and utilize the cell.
Our technologies cover techniques of sample preparation, cell isolation, cell sorting, flow cytometry, cell culture, molecular analysis, and preclinical imaging. Our 30 years of expertise spans research areas including immunology, stem cell biology, neuroscience, and cancer, and clinical research areas like haematology, graft engineering, and apheresis. In our commitment to the scientific community, we also offer comprehensive scientific support, consultation, and expert training. Today, Miltenyi Biotec has 2,500 employees in 28 countries – all dedicated to helping researchers and clinicians around the world make a greater impact on science and health.
Nanosurf was founded in 1997 in Liestal, Switzerland, and has since become one of the most trusted and established AFM brands in the market today. Nanosurf has a vast knowledge base in scanning probe microscopy, with an average of more than 15 years of AFM experience in our sales, service and development teams. Thanks to their extensive research backgrounds in AFM, our scientists can help you choose the most suitable AFM for your application and provide you with class-leading support.
The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) is the UK’s national measurement institute and is a world-leading centre of excellence in developing and applying the most accurate measurement standards, science and technology available. For more than a century NPL has developed and maintained the nation’s primary measurement standards. These standards underpin an infrastructure of traceability throughout the UK and the world that ensures accuracy and consistency of measurement.
NPL ensures that cutting edge measurement science and technology have a positive impact in the real world. NPL delivers world-leading measurement solutions that are critical to commercial research and development, and support business success across the UK and beyond.
The Natural History Museum (NHM) holds the national collection of over 70 million natural history specimens. The Museums's mission is to maintain and develop these collections and use them to promote the discovery, understanding, responsible use and enjoyment of the natural world. The Natural History Museum is respected world-wide for its scientific work and has long been a leader in the science of systematics and taxonomy. The Museum is providing on-line access to catalogues of scientific collections wherever possible, other catalogues are being added on an ongoing basis.
Nikon Metrology offers the broadest range of metrology solutions for applications ranging from miniature electronics to the largest aircrafts. Nikon Metrology’s innovative measuring and precision instruments contribute to a high performance design-through-manufacturing process that allows manufacturers to deliver premium quality products in a shorter time.
Nikon Instruments is a leading manufacturer in light microscopy and metrology solutions. With over 100 years’ experience in optical design and a strong core technology group, Nikon has become a truly iconic brand for all types of imaging.
Nikon’s philosophy is to meet needs and exceed expectations. We specialise in the development of optical products, building an unbeatable reputation for lens technology and precision optics. We pride ourselves on providing high contrast, high definition, and aberration free images.
NuNano is a UK-based company specialising in the design and manufacture of probes for atomic force microscopy and cantilever-based sensor devices. Building on over 30 years of experience in atomic force microscopy, proprietary microfabrication processes enable NuNano to manufacture AFM probes with the tightest dimensional tolerances in the market at present. Furthermore, NuNano is passionate about providing AFM users with the best possible customer service, from the first time you visit our website to storing your probes after a successful day on the microscope.
Oxford Instruments celebrates over 60 years which have seen a number of “world’s firsts”, technology breakthroughs and innovative new products.
Innovation has always been at the heart of Oxford Instruments and is the driving force behind its growth and success. There is now a continuous flow of new ideas driven by the demands of the markets and the focus on developing commercially successful products.
Park Systems, the world-leading innovator in Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM), enables researchers and engineers around the globe to contribute to impactful science and technological development that helps humanity to grow and improve life standards.
Thanks to the high-level technological know-how and 100% commitment, the professionals at Park provide innovative application solutions for material and life science disciplines, to and with their customers.
With Park’s high-performance scientific instruments for research and industrial communities we help to explore new phenomena in chemistry, materials, physics, life sciences, semiconductor and data storage industries. Cutting-edge AFM automation and the highest data accuracy enables to become more efficient, more accurate and more productive at your work.
Phasefocus is changing what is possible to measure using live cell assays; uncover the subtle differences in cell behaviour that were previously hidden.
Livecyte, our flagship product, delivers an unprecedented level of single-cell data from live cells. High-contrast label-free videos, correlative fluorescence and powerful image analysis algorithms result in high-content timelapse outputs from standard 96-well plate assays.
Phasefocus' products are based on patented and award-winning computational imaging technology, called ptychography. From automated characterisation of live cell behaviour, to world-record-setting electron microscopy, Phasefocus is enabling advances in many diverse areas of scientific research.
Photon Lines supplies a range of scientific cameras (including CCD cameras, CMOS and sCMOS), lasers and laser components which are optimised for Lightsheet microscopy. We also supply advanced scientific imaging solutions primarily into the area of biophotonics, such as Label-Free Live Cell Imaging Systems and fluorescence microscopy equipment including the products of PhaseView, who have engineered unique 3D imaging technologies for life science microscopy applications. Based on a novel remote focusing principle, PhaseView imaging products allow for high speed 3D imaging which is only limited by camera frame rate, while keeping bio-specimens in a stable position without moving the objective or stage. Using this acquisition principle, PhaseView’s Alpha3 light sheet fluorescence microscope addresses the issue of high temporal resolution along with spatial high-resolution, to achieve 3D imaging of dynamic biological processes.
From our UK headquarters, Prior designs and manufactures a wide range of scientfic instrumentation, specialising in microscope automation and optical microscopy. This has been the core of our business since 1919. Our experience is unrivalled and our commitment to engineering excellemve is reflected in the performance and quality of our broad product portfolio. Although we offer a range of standard products. Prior also offers OEM and customised solutions tailored to your individual requirements. Many of the world's leading scientific instrumentation companies already benefit from Prior's expertise.
Quantum Design UK and Ireland (QDUKI) are a leading distributor of high-tech instrumentation and consumables for scientific, academic and industrial research. QDUKI are part of the Quantum Design International Group. Our success in distributing scientific products comes from more than 30 years’ experience in manufacturing and distributing our own industry-leading materials characterisation systems.
Please visit our website to see the Electron Microscopy instrumentation range we can offer which includes Nanomegas Electron Precession Diffraction, GETec Microscopy In-Situ AFM in SEM and SCL Self Sensing Cantilevers.
Quorum Technologies are global leaders in electron microscopy (EM) coating and cryogenic preparation providing high performance sample preparation equipment worldwide.
Driven by the demands of the market Quorum specialises in innovating new technology to develop instruments and techniques which have a positive impact on its customers’ lives. Key products in Quorum’s portfolio include the market leading Q Series of vacuum coaters and PP3010T cryo preparation system for SEM and FIB/SEM – market-led genuine ground-up designs that have earned Quorum the respect of the industry and truly set the standard within the specimen preparation field.
RMC Boeckeler has been proudly manufacturing sample preparation products in Tucson, Arizona for over 65 years. The company has evolved into a worldwide provider of instruments for electron and light microscopy sample preparation, specializing in nano-scale research instruments such as ultramicrotomes and array tomography systems. RMC Boeckeler products are manufactured, sold and maintained by a team of passionate people, dedicated to research, development and customer support.
Scintacor, a world leader in phosphor and scintillation technology, has been manufacturing phosphor viewing screens for electron microscopy applications (SEM/TEM) for over 20 years and has arguably one of the largest installed base for these critical components. Our phosphor viewing screens can be designed to the exact requirements of your application. Moreover, Scintacor has extensive expertise in bonding fibre optic plates and tapers to CMOS and CCD sensors. Scintacor is your ideal partner and can provide a turn-key solution, by managing your supply chain and by bonding sensor and scintillator together in a class 1,000 clean-room.
Sony Europe BV is dedicated to helping the scientific community, researchers, laboratory professionals, and institutions achieve the best scientific results possible. By leveraging Sony’s comprehensive expertise in electronics innovation and design and with our technological assets we are accelerating development of next-generation cell analysis systems. We bring a unique perspective to science’s high-level instrumentation and are creating innovative products to address our customer’s challenges.
Research management delivered. Globally. Stratocore is the leading enterprise software company focused on helping research institutions better manage scientific resources. Stratocore delivers a powerful, continuously supported and refined core facility management solution that is globally deployed at over 200 research organizations around the world. Stratocore increases core facility efficiency and enhances the overall strategic management of institutions’ research enterprises.
Founded as Photometrics in 1978, Teledyne Photometrics is part of the Teledyne Imaging Group. Teledyne Photometrics is the world’s premier designer and manufacturer of high-performance CMOS, EMCCD and CCD cameras for life science research. The original architect of the world’s first scientific-grade microscopy EMCCD camera and developer of the popular CoolSNAP CCD cameras, Teledyne Photometrics maintains its leadership role with the release of Prime, the first sCMOS camera with built-in computational intelligence for image restoration, and Prime 95B, the first sCMOS camera with 95% quantum efficiency. Teledyne Photometrics also offers comprehensive OEM support, including fully characterized, cost-efficient imaging systems and components. Teledyne Photometrics is headquartered in Tucson, Arizona.
Telight is a specialist in the field of instruments employing light optics, in particular, providing innovative types and solutions for light microscopy. TELIGHT combines a tradition based on the extensive technological background of Brno and the innovations of the French company BioAxial.
Formed in the autumn of 2013, is a subsidiary company of TESCAN ORSAY HOLDING, the global supplier of scanning microscopes and focused ion beam systems. TESCAN-UK Managing Director, Ray Codd established the sales, service and applications facility in the UK in order to bring the TESCAN range of high quality and reliable products to customers across the UK and Ireland. TESCAN Products include, Scanning Electron Microscopes, Focused Ion Beam systems, Holographic Miscroscopes, accessories and software for Materials, Life Science, Semiconductor, Research, Medical and Industrial applications.
Thermo Fisher Scientific, the world leader in serving science, supplies innovative solutions for microscopy and microanalysis. We provide SEMs, TEMs, microCTs and DualBeam™ FIB-SEMs combined with advanced software suites to take customers from questions to usable data by combining high-resolution imaging with physical, elemental, chemical, and electrical analysis across scales and modes—through the broadest sample types.
Founded in 1958, the privately owned Vision Engineering Ltd. has become Britain's leading microscopy company and a world leader in optical innovation, specialising in Eyepieceless and Expanded Pupil inspection and measurement systems for both industry and life science markets.
Vision holds world patents for techniques, which expand the exit pupil of microscope systems. These techniques are used in the company's renowned DynascopeTM eyepieceless inspection and non-contact measurement systems, Mantis® eyepieceless microscope and Lynx® Expanded Pupil microscopes.
Vitrotem develops and sells user-friendly systems for the fabrication Graphene Liquid Cells (GLCs) that enable researchers to study (biological) materials and processes in liquid at unprecedented resolution in standard electron microscope. Vitrotem was founded in 2019 as a spin-off of the University of Leiden, the Netherlands. The company is located at Sciencepark Amsterdam and has a satellite lab in Leiden.