In Santa Clara, Calif., laser-based products maker Coherent Inc.
announced the shipment of its 1000th Chameleon laser for multiphoton excitation
microscopy. Key in bioimaging applications, the “one box” device provides
biologists with widely tunable push-button femtosecond output with pulse characteristics
that can be modified in seconds. To develop the product, the company said it worked
closely with both the user and manufacturing communities.