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High-resolution, large-FOV objectives that are suitable for observation using a plastic cell-culture dish

High-resolution, large-FOV objectives that are suitable for observation using a plastic cell-culture dish

October 29, 2018

Nikon Corporation (Nikon) is pleased to announce the release of the CFI S Plan Fluor LWD 20XC and CFI S Plan Fluor LWD ADM 20XC objectives for biological microscopes. These objectives are effective in research utilizing stem cells and drug design research. They are capable of a long working distance*1 and provide a high numerical aperture. These objectives provide clear images even in observati...

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Stunning Weevil Eye Wins Forty-Fourth Annual Nikon Small World Competition

Stunning Weevil Eye Wins Forty-Fourth Annual Nikon Small World Competition

October 11, 2018

Nikon Instruments Inc. today announced the winners of the forty-fourth annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. First place was awarded to Emirati photographer Yousef Al Habshi, who sees the eyes as the windows to stunning insect artwork and research. The 2018 winning image captures part of the compound eyes and surrounding greenish scales of an Asian Red Palm weevil. This type of...

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Developing Sensory Nervous System of a Zebrafish Wins 2018 Nikon Small World in Motion Competition

September 27, 2018

Nikon Instruments Inc. today unveiled the winners of the eighth annual Nikon Small World in Motion Photomicrography Competition. First place was awarded to Dr. Elizabeth Haynes and Jiaye "Henry" He for their video of a zebrafish embryo growing its elaborate sensory nervous system. The video reflects a time lapse of 16 hours and uses gentle light sheet technology to capture the whole z...

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University of California San Diego Opens Latest Nikon Imaging Center

University of California San Diego Opens Latest Nikon Imaging Center

September 20, 2018

Nikon Instruments Inc. adds to its network of Nikon Imaging Centers with the latest opening at the University of California San Diego (UC San Diego), one of the nation’s leading universities in the scientific community.This collaborative microscopy center provides researchers from UC San Diego and the local research and Biotech community with access to state-of-the-art microscopy and imaging eq...

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Nikon Releases Confocal Microscope with World’s Largest Field of View

Nikon Releases Confocal Microscope with World’s Largest Field of View

September 4, 2018

Nikon Instruments Inc., innovator of advanced optical instruments, today announced the release of the A1 HD25/AIR HD25 confocal microscope with a groundbreaking 25mm field of view for high-throughput, high-resolution imaging. The new system captures twice the amount of data in a single image, compared to conventional confocals, significantly reducing acquisition times without sacrificing resolu...

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Nikon Instruments Announces Judges for 44th Nikon Small World Competition

May 30, 2018

Nikon Instruments Inc. today announced the judging panel for the 2018 Nikon Small World photomicrography and Small World in Motion video competitions, which will be held on June 5-7 at the Marine Biological Lab in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Joseph Fetcho, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Neurobiology and Behavior at Cornell University and Tristan Ursell, Ph.D., assistance professor in...

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Biolab Brasil to Become New Source For Nikon’s Full Line of Microscopy Products and Service for Research Markets in Brazil

May 16, 2018

Nikon Instruments Inc. announced today that effective June 1, 2018 it will transition the Nikon Instruments Brazil research business to Biolab Brasil. The local, Brazilia...

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Nikon Small World Takes Over Japan

December 20, 2017

To commemorate Nikon’s 100th Anniversary, the 2017 winners of Nikon Instruments’ landmark annual Nikon Small World and Nikon Small World in Motion competitions received a trip to Nikon’s headquarters in Japan this October. The experience was complete with an exclusive tour of Nikon’s glass and objective lens manufacturing facilities. ...

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Nikon Instruments Showcases Latest Biological Imaging Instruments at the American Society for Cell Biology Annual Meeting

December 4, 2017

Nikon Instruments Inc., innovator of advanced optical instruments, is exhibiting the latest developments in biological imaging systems at the American Society for Cell Biology Annual Meeting 2017 in Philadelphia this week. From a new HD 1K resonant scanner for fast confocal imaging to refined objectives and fully-incubated High Content platforms for high-throughput live-cell imaging, Nikon’s la...

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Nikon Instruments Releases New Microscope Objective for Whole Brain Imaging  at Neuroscience 2017

Nikon Instruments Releases New Microscope Objective for Whole Brain Imaging at Neuroscience 2017

November 13, 2017

Nikon Instruments Inc., an industry leader in advanced optical instruments, is debuting the CFI90 20XC Glyc, a cutting-edge microscope objective capable of deep imaging of whole, cleared tissues, at the Society for Neuroscience’s annual Neuroscience 2017 meeting in Washington, D.C. this week. Designed to support cutting-edge neurobiology research, this microscope objective combines large field-...

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