BioPhotonics This is the syndication feed for BioPhotonics. Thu, 27 Oct 2016 08:49:16 GMT Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:52:55 GMT 1800 Power, Price and Portability Power is not everything. If it costs too much, too few may wield it. And if it restricts freedom, it will only be tolerated for so long. This is especially true in the years-old competition between... A61215 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:52:55 GMT Johnson & Johnson to Acquire AMO Johnson & Johnson has announced an agreement to acquire Abbott Medical Optics (AMO), a wholly owned subsidiary of Abbott Laboratories, for $4.33 billion in cash. The acquisition will... A61152 Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:36:29 GMT Novel Monomer Enhances Resolution in Live-Cell Imaging A novel protein with a fluorescent probe for imaging live cells could improve live-cell superresolution (SR) imaging. While the use of reversibly switchable fluorescent proteins (RSFPs) reduces... A61145 Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:35:54 GMT Hamilton Thorne Acquires Embryotech Laser and imaging provider Hamilton Thorne Ltd. has announced the acquisition of Massachusetts-based Embryotech Laboratories Inc. for $7.25 million. “Embryotech is the acknowledged U.S.... A61140 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:34:47 GMT Swept Source OCT Takes Optical Medical Imaging to the Next Level There are a number of serious eye maladies that can only be properly diagnosed if ophthalmologists can visualize the vasculature of the eye in detail. It used to be that eye vasculature imaging... A61127 Sun, 18 Sep 2016 15:23:23 GMT NIR Light Upregulates CCO, Stimulates Blood Flow Broadband NIRS has potential as a noninvasive, in vivo means to study mechanisms of photobiomodulation and perform treatment evaluations of low-level laser/light therapy (LLLT). In a... A61123 Thu, 15 Sep 2016 12:41:28 GMT Strong Revenues Boost Biophotonics Cos.’ R&D Spending in First Half Amid a surge in revenues, R&D spending at biophotonics-related companies also rose heartily during the first half of their 2016 fiscal years, according to a Photonics Media analysis of 20... A61113 Wed, 14 Sep 2016 11:23:57 GMT Meet Key Challenges to Create Optical Biosensor Growth A confluence of scientific, technological and societal change is driving a rapid acceleration in the optical biosensor market. We live in a world that is increasingly aware of biological molecules... A61111 Tue, 13 Sep 2016 14:07:10 GMT Ants Give Roofs Good Optics With winter around the corner, many homeowners are rushing to have a new roof installed before the snow starts falling. Some people may gripe about the cost, others may question whether they should... A61110 Tue, 13 Sep 2016 11:16:10 GMT Ophthalmic Lasers Market Set to Grow The global excimer and femtosecond ophthalmic lasers market is expected to increase at a rate of nearly 4 percent in 2016, reaching $666 million in revenue, according to Future Market Insights Global... A61107 Tue, 13 Sep 2016 10:48:11 GMT LEDs and Lasers Battle for Dominance in Brain Research Lighting up the brain to better understand, treat or even cure brain disorders has become an established field known as optogenetics. First introduced in 2005 by professor Karl Deisseroth as he... A61105 Tue, 13 Sep 2016 10:33:36 GMT Renishaw Expands, Announces Management Changes Engineering company Renishaw Inc. has announced changes to its U.S. senior management team, as well as the development of a new technology center. Leo Somerville, former president of Renishaw,... A61103 Mon, 12 Sep 2016 15:00:18 GMT Ultrahigh-Resolution Microscope Images Whole Cells in 3D A novel superresolution nanoscope allows 3D imaging of an entire mammalian cell and its cellular constituents at a resolution that is 20 to 50 times higher than conventional microscopy, with imaging... A61098 Mon, 12 Sep 2016 08:37:38 GMT Adimec to Relocate US Biz Office Camera developer Adimec Advanced Image Systems BV will be relocating its U.S. sales and support office to a new facility in Woburn, Mass., within a few miles of its existing location. The move... A61093 Fri, 09 Sep 2016 13:12:57 GMT Omicron Appoints Scitech as Australian Distributor Laser developer Omicron has expanded its international distribution network by appointing Melbourne, Australia-based Scitech Pty. Ltd. as its product provider in Australia. Scitech Pty. Ltd. is... A61090 Thu, 08 Sep 2016 07:52:30 GMT Time to Speed Up Technology Transfer All too often, the journey from bench to bedside is measured not with a stopwatch but with a calendar. There are reasons for this slow pace: Time is the cost of a thorough vetting. But it’s... A61083 Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:12:53 GMT Nonlinear Microscopy Moves Into the Operating Room The quality of a person’s vision can influence life-and-death situations, and this is especially true for a surgeon cutting with the scalpel. Consequently, over the years, researchers have... A61074 Fri, 02 Sep 2016 10:02:44 GMT Near-Infrared Spectroscopy: Delving Deeper in the Brain As a functional brain monitoring and imaging technique, functional near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) has undergone a tremendous transformation. Over the past two decades, the technology has grown... A61072 Fri, 02 Sep 2016 09:10:16 GMT Virtual Reality May Offer Advances in Microscope Imaging A novel microscope image injection system has demonstrated the ability to relay virtual reality imaging to a surgeon through an eyepiece, known as the ocular, during microscopic surgery. The system,... A61071 Fri, 02 Sep 2016 08:10:45 GMT Hair Growth Light Therapy Cleared in Brazil Light therapy developer Apira Science Inc. has received clearance from Anvisa, the Brazilian regulatory agency for cosmetics and health services, to sell and distribute its iGrow Hair Growth System... A61068 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 11:13:07 GMT