JPK Instruments AG
Based in Berlin, JPK Instruments AG, a manufacturer of nanoanalytic
instrumentation for research in the life sciences and soft materials, has opened
its first sales office in France to a growing user base. The company, which specializes
in atomic force microscope systems and optical tweezers, has appointed Anne Duprat
as sales manager to run the offices, which are in Paris. Its instruments have applications
in soft matter physics, nano-optics, surface chemistry, and cell and molecular biology.