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To expand its cell imaging instrumentation product line, Life Technologies Corp. of Carlsbad, Calif., has purchased Advanced Microscopy Group (AMG), a developer of imaging systems for research microscopy. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Under the agreement, the existing business of privately held AMG – incorporated as Westover Scientific Inc. – will remain in Bothell, Wash., and will join Life Technologies’ Flow Cytometry and Imaging business unit. Adding AMG’s technology will enable the company to offer a complete portfolio of integrated microscopy solutions.

Mar 2013
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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