Analytical instrumentation > Imaging systems

New method for producing PET radiotracers

03 May, 2017

Researchers at the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation have led the development of a new method for producing PET radiotracers.


Nanolane N-Lab Station for live imaging and analysis at the nanoscale

01 May, 2017

The Nanolane N-Lab Station uses optical sensors to enable label-free live imaging, surface interaction studies and topographic analyses at the nanometre scale.


3Brain BioCAM X microelectrode arrays for electrophysiology

05 April, 2017

The BioCAM X from 3Brain is a high-resolution system for in vitro electrophysiological imaging using a microelectrode array (MEA) biochip. It allows simultaneous recordings from a total of 4096 electrodes sampled at 18 kHz per electrode, thus allowing monitoring of thousands of neurons.


PCO.edge Scientific CMOS 4.2 MP Microscopy Camera

31 March, 2017

The PCO.edge sCMOS 4.2 LT camera offers 4.2 MP and is equipped with a scientific CMOS sensor providing crisp images and precise measurements. It is designed for users who require high quantum efficiency, 16-bit dynamic range, long exposure times and low readout noise.


Cancer research turbocharged at the Australian Synchrotron

31 March, 2017

The ACRF Detector, a device akin to a turbocharged camera, will fast-track cancer research at the Australian Synchrotron by harnessing light a million times brighter than the sun.


3Brain BioCAM microelectrode array platform

30 March, 2017

3Brain's BioCAM platform is a high-resolution electrode array platform for in vitro electrophysiology on large neuronal networks and brain tissues.


Ultrasounds can decrease bone density, scientists find

30 March, 2017

Scientists have found that young rabbits exposed to ultrasound during foetal development had weaker thighbones than unexposed rabbits, raising questions about the use of prenatal ultrasounds in women worldwide.


Diagnostic Instruments SPOT RT CMOS imaging camera

13 March, 2017

The SPOT RT CMOS camera from Diagnostic Instruments uses Sony's Pregius CMOS sensor for high speed and sensitivity.


Microscope-in-a-needle licensed for commercialisation

15 February, 2017

A miniaturised optical imaging probe known as the microscope-in-a-needle, developed at The University of Western Australia, has been licensed to medical device company Miniprobes.


An eye test for Alzheimer's

17 January, 2017

Researchers at Macquarie University and Edith Cowan University will be some of the first in Australia to have access to a retinal-scanning camera that can identify beta-amyloids, known to be an indicator of Alzheimer's disease.


Fish in space: a study in gravitational biology

13 January, 2017

Researchers from Tokyo Tech sent tiny Japanese rice fish to the International Space Station (ISS), where they were exposed to microgravity.


GE Healthcare Life Sciences Amersham Typhoon biomolecular imagers

01 January, 2017

Four instruments in one, Amersham Typhoon biomolecular imagers offer versatile imaging and precise quantitation of fluorescent, colour-stained and radio-labelled biomolecules like proteins and nucleic acids.


Magnetic particle imaging comes Down Under

22 December, 2016

Scientific equipment supplier AXT has partnered with Magnetic Insight to make magnetic particle imaging (MPI) technology available to Australian researchers.


Photometrics Prime 95B 95% QE back-illuminated scientific CMOS camera

22 December, 2016

The Prime 95B Back Illuminated Scientific CMOS (sCMOS) camera by Photometrics features 95% quantum efficiency (QE), making it a suitable choice for low-light imaging techniques such as super-resolution microscopy (STORM, PALM), confocal imaging, single-molecule fluorescence and light sheet microscopy.


Nikon DS-Fi3 HD C-mount microscope camera

09 December, 2016

Nikon's DS-Fi3 is a high-definition colour microscope camera. Its high-speed data readout, good colour reproduction and high quantum efficiency are optimal for imaging in various applications, such as brightfield, DIC, phase contrast and fluorescence observation.


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