Navigation Links
Nikon Instruments Opens New Imaging Center at Northwestern University
Date:6/4/2008

Advanced Technology Drives Ongoing Live-Cell Research

MELVILLE, N.Y., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Nikon Instruments Inc. (http://www.nikoninstruments.com) and Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine announced the opening of a collaborative core microscopy imaging center, establishing a partnership that brings improved research capabilities to Northwestern, while providing critical feedback for Nikon product development. One of only three such centers in the U.S., the Northwestern Nikon Imaging Center will be equipped with the latest technology in light microscopy imaging systems and will be instrumental in ongoing biomedical research.

The Feinberg School's Cell Imaging Center will house the latest generation of microscopy equipment, beginning with the Nikon C1Si Confocal and Live Scan Swept-filed Confocal microscopes. The Live Scan Swept-field Confocal microscope allows users to rapidly capture images of fast moving live cell events and samples that are sensitive to light. The C1Si Confocal microscope combines two imaging techniques, confocal and spectral imaging, to view a complete "stack" of images, providing 3D spectrally separated cellular information that is acquired at faster rates and higher resolution than typically available when these techniques are done separately.

"Nikon has joined forces with Northwestern University to offer researchers and students access to the cutting-edge microscopy imaging tools that are enabling a revolution in live-cell imaging research," said Lee C. Shuett, executive vice president, Nikon Instruments. "They, in turn, will provide input from a user's point-of-view about our instruments and applications. This information will help us to fine tune our newest microscopes and peripherals."

As part of the collaboration between the two entities, Nikon will sponsor microscopy workshops at the Feinberg School to ensure researche
'/>"/>

SOURCE Nikon Instruments Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Nikon Instruments Launches New Eclipse Ti-E Fully-Integrated, Motorized Inverted Microscope
2. Nikon Unveils the Eclipse Ti Inverted Microscope Series at The Society for Neroscience Annual Meeting
3. Nikon Instruments Introduces NIS-Elements Software for Eclipse Ti-E Live-Cell Applications
4. Nikon Instruments Partners With Koshland Science Museum to Create the Museums First-Ever Microbe Lab
5. Nikon Instruments Launches Fully-Automated A1 Confocal Laser Microscope Series
6. Nikon Instruments New NIS-Elements C Delivers Comprehensive Confocal and Widefield Imaging Capabilities in Single Unifying Software Platform
7. ShapeGrabber and Nikon Instruments Inc. Announce Distribution Agreement
8. Nikon Instruments Begins Direct Sales and Technical Support in Southern California and Rocky Mountain Territories
9. Nikon Instruments Receives Record Number of Entries for Nikon Small World
10. Novare Announces First Ever Single Port Laparoscopic Kidney Removal (Nephrectomy) Using RealHand(TM) HD Instruments
11. Society of Laproendoscopic Surgeons Names Starion Instruments 2007 Innovator of the Year
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/1/2014)... , Aug. 1, 2014 AACC, a ... health through laboratory medicine, unveiled an updated brand identity ... professionals adapt to the changing healthcare environment and continue ... to physicians, so patients get the care they need. ... up AACC,s membership play an essential role in saving ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... , Aug. 1, 2014 Research and ... "Global Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) Genotyping and Analysis Market ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Single Nucleotide Polymorphism ... variations of SNPs in the genome of various species. ... SNP genotyping and analysis technology can analyze thousands of ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... SEATTLE , Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... announce the launch of "Data InPress" ( ... tools for integrating multidimensional image data into ... DataViewer application and Video Injection Service. ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140731/132409 ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... Today BioSpace , the leading life sciences employment and ... the life sciences community in Illinois , ... , Michigan , Minnesota , ... and Wisconsin . BioMidwest is ... job postings on BioSpace originating in this region in 2013. The life ...
Breaking Biology Technology:AACC Debuts Refreshed Brand Identity 2Global Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) Genotyping and Analysis Market 2014-2018 2Glencoe Software Launches Data InPress 2Glencoe Software Launches Data InPress 3Midwest Biotech Leaders Featured On BioSpace Map 2
... ,09, Nanotech ,09 and the TechConnect Summit are ... Bringing Nano, Bio and Clean Tech Solutions From ... TechConnect World, in association with the Nano Science ... and Sustainable Industries Organization (CTSI), today announced that ...
... is our Shareholders, says SorrentinoDAMASCUS, Md., Feb. 26 ... 26th, 2009, the CEO of Syndication asked the BOD ... Dividend currently being issued. "We are a young Public ... in our green energy program. It is my intension ...
... CORDOVA, Calif., Feb. 26 ThermoGenesis, Corp. (Nasdaq: ... that process and store adult stem cells, said today that ... voluntary recall of certain lots of AXP disposable bagsets that ... that the recall was not the result of any safety ...
Cached Biology Technology:TechConnect World Publishes Conference Agenda Featuring More than 2,700 Presentations Addressing Nano, Bio and Clean Technologies 2TechConnect World Publishes Conference Agenda Featuring More than 2,700 Presentations Addressing Nano, Bio and Clean Technologies 3TechConnect World Publishes Conference Agenda Featuring More than 2,700 Presentations Addressing Nano, Bio and Clean Technologies 4TechConnect World Publishes Conference Agenda Featuring More than 2,700 Presentations Addressing Nano, Bio and Clean Technologies 5Syndication Inc. CEO asks Board of Directors to Consider Routine Quarterly Stock Dividends 2ThermoGenesis Says FDA Concurs with Plan for Previously Announced AXP(TM) Bagset Recall 2ThermoGenesis Says FDA Concurs with Plan for Previously Announced AXP(TM) Bagset Recall 3
(Date:8/1/2014)... Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified a signaling pathway ... fat cells. , The study, which is reported ... Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , sheds ... which is of great interest to medical researchers because ... against diabetes. , "This finding offers new possibilities for ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... from shale rock has increased by more than ... not fully understand the industry,s effects on nature ... journal Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment ... outpace scientific examination, a team of eight conservation ... University, concluded that determining the environmental impact of ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... Fla. --- By tracing nearly 3,000 genes to ... University of Florida scientists have created an extensive ... use large-scale, next-generation DNA sequencing. , Among ... closely related to small moths than to large ... butterflies evolved. The study also found that some ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Scripps Research Institute scientists find new calorie-burning switch in brown fat 2Scripps Research Institute scientists find new calorie-burning switch in brown fat 3'Fracking' in the dark: Biological fallout of shale-gas production still largely unknown 2'Fracking' in the dark: Biological fallout of shale-gas production still largely unknown 3UF study advances 'DNA revolution,' tells butterflies' evolutionary history 2UF study advances 'DNA revolution,' tells butterflies' evolutionary history 3
... University of Nevada, Reno scientists have ended a decade-long ... pheromones: they manufacture their own monoterpenes ?the fragrant substances ... It had been thought that insects and other animals ... of our research is ultimately to control pheromone production," ...
... until death, our cells migrate: nerve cells make their ... to form organs, immune cells zero in to destroy ... through the body. Scientists studying these migrations didn't know ... A Burnham Institute study has identified a fragment of ...
... Johns Hopkins infectious disease specialists who have spent more ... AIDS worldwide are warning that limited international relief supplies ... and the Caribbean will not get to those who ... an article appearing in the American Journal of Public ...
Cached Biology News:Researchers discover key gene involved in bark beetle pheromone production 2New understanding of cell movement may yield ways to brake cancer's spread 2Hopkins AIDS experts issue warning about global efforts to provide drug therapies 2Hopkins AIDS experts issue warning about global efforts to provide drug therapies 3Hopkins AIDS experts issue warning about global efforts to provide drug therapies 4
Interact with both DNA and RNA; fluorescence green (Em=525 nm) bound to DNA; and fluorescence red (Em=~650 nm) bound to RNA....
One bottle containing 30 ml of protein solution and 0.1% sodium azide....
...
Sheep polyclonal to Quinolone ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Norfloxacin(N)conjugated to BSA...
Biology Products: