WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 10, 2015 — Excelitas Technologies Corp. has announced the X-Cite TURBO LED illuminator for microscopy imaging and detection. The device includes the LaserLED Hybrid Drive, providing maximum excitation power for all standard colors, including the yellow excitation band. The X-Cite Turbo enables precise control by balancing illumination intensities between six popular wavelengths to protect samples from photodamage. OEMs and microscopists are able to define the exact bandwidth of light desired to reach the fluorophore for maximum excitation efficiency. Applications include live- and fixed-cell imaging and detection experiments.