confocal microscope


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confocal microscope

n
(General Physics) a light microscope with an optical system designed to reject background from matter outside the focal plane and therefore allowing images of different sections of a specimen to be obtained
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With the addition of IATIA's QPm, Bio-Rad will have the only confocal microscopes in the world with digital phase imaging capability without the use of additional optical hardware.
Contract notice: Supply and installation of a confocal microscope.
The microscope, located at UC Davis' Spectral Imaging Facility, combines an atomic force microscope and a confocal microscope.
Offering the most comprehensive confocal microscope and software package available, Nikon Instruments, Inc.
The VK-9700 color 3D laser scanning confocal microscope is said to combine the capabilities of SEMs and non-contact profilometry with the simplicity of a conventional microscope.
Called confocal endomicroscopy, the method involves insertion of a confocal microscope into a traditional endoscope.
A scanning confocal microscope can measure changes in fluorescence as low as twofold.
Typically, an oblong laser spot created by a confocal microscope has a diffraction-limited size of about 600 nm in depth and 200 nm in girth, says team leader Stefan W.
In addition, the CNSI is the first customer to purchase Veeco's new, integrated, BioScope II Confocal AFM Package, which features open optical and physical integration between a laser scanning confocal microscope and an AFM, ideal for versatile biological imaging applications.
Contract award: Supply, installation position at a good operation and user training of one (1) scanning confocal microscope suitable for multiphoton applications of the Institute of Biosciences and Applications NCSR "Demokritos".
10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope Industry Report 2014" report to their offering.
The new miniature laser confocal microscope helps see brain tumour regions during surgery and obtain digital images of the tumour and brain tissue.