CoolLED, Prior Scientific Team Up on Fluorescence Microscopy Illumination
ANDOVER, England, Dec. 16, 2014 — Prior Scientific has chosen CoolLED Ltd. as an OEM partner in developing LED illumination for fluorescence microscopy.
CoolLED said it was the first to introduce a commercial LED illumination unit for fluorescence microscopy, and continues to develop products for the Life Sciences and other markets. In addition to developing systems to excite common fluorophores, CoolLED said it is exploring LEDs for UV and near-infrared.
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- fluorescence microscopy
- Observation of samples using excitation produced fluorescence. A sample is placed within the excitation laser and the plane of observation is scanned. Emitted photons from the sample are filtered by a long pass dichroic optic and are detected and recorded for digital image reproduction.
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