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Nikon Instruments Inc. Introduces Version 4.0 of NIS-Elements

November 14, 2011

Nikon Instruments Inc. is pleased to announce the newest release of NIS-Elements, Version 4.0. With more than 100 new functions, the new version of the company’s popular software features an improved interface designed for ease of use.  Additionally, multiple user accounts with customized settings are easier to manage, and image analysis functions are expanded with more flexibility and adv...


Nikon Instruments Inc. Introduces the Next Step in the Evolution of Upright Research Microscopes with New ECLIPSE Ni Series

November 14, 2011

Nikon Instruments Inc., an innovator of advanced optical instruments, today announced the next step in the evolution of the upright biological microscope with the release of the new Eclipse Ni series. Using the modular application enabling system expandability of Nikon’s prominent Eclipse Ti inverted research microscope as a model, the Ni series will meet the current and future imaging needs of...


Nikon Smal World 2011 1st Place Winner

Tiny Insect Portrait Captures First Place in 2011 Nikon Small World Competition

October 4, 2011

Nikon is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011 Small World Photomicrography Competition, with this year’s top honors going to Dr. Igor Siwanowicz with a micrograph that demonstrates the beauty in “ugly”.When a small bug landed on Dr. Igor Siwanowicz’s hand and began “fiercely digging its mandibles” into his skin, he didn’t swat it away. Instead, he removed a tiny test tube from his pocket...


Nikon Instruments Inc. Introduces the Next Step in the Evolution of Clinical Microscopes with the New ECLIPSE Ci Series

September 12, 2011

Nikon Instruments Inc., an innovator of advanced optical instruments, announced today the release of the ECLIPSE Ci Series, a new upright microscope system for clinical applications. This series is a big step forward in the evolution of ergonomic microscopes that can adjust to multiple users, reducing fatigue, increasing comfort during operation, and providing the brightest, sharpest, and clear...


Dr. David Piston

Nikon Fellowship Helps Dr. David Piston Further Explore Causes of Diabetes

August 8, 2011

As a pioneer in diabetes research, David Piston, Ph.D. of Vanderbilt University has spent almost two decades trying to answer fundamental questions that could lead to the cure of this devastating disease.  More than 25 million children and adults in the United States – 8.3 percent of the population – are living with diabetes, making it one of the most prevalent diseases in the country.&nbs...


N-STORM Super-Resolution Microscope System at University of Texas Health Science Center

Nikon N-STORM Unit Making a Big Splash in San Antonio

June 14, 2011

Just the second facility in the country to install the incredibly powerful Nikon N-STORM microscope, the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio is earning praise for its acquisition of this powerful scientific tool. Recently, local news station KENS-5 profiled the installation of the N-STORM at the University. The microscope will be used by UTHSC researchers to study, diagnose...


CFI60 Plan Apochromat Lambda Series

Nikon Instruments Introduces New High Performance Objectives with Nano-Crystal Coat® Technology

May 2, 2011

Nikon Instruments, Inc. today introduced its CFI60 Plan Apochromat Lambda Series objectives, now employing Nikon’s proprietary Nano-Crystal Coat technology to dramatically increase the transmission rate of this series across a broad spectrum range.  This unique coating helps reduce flare and produce bright, sharp, high-contrast images across the entire range of wavelengths – from ultr...


Small World Logo

Nikon Instruments Announces 2011 "Nikon Small World" Judges

May 2, 2011

Nikon Instruments, Inc. announced today the judges for the 2011 Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition – the preeminent forum for showcasing the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light microscope. Now in its 37th year, the competition has featured some of the most esteemed names in science and science journalism on its judging panel, and this year is no excepti...


Small World in Motion

Nikon Small World Announces Movies for New Category in 2011 - "Digital Time Lapse Photomicrography"

March 1, 2011

In response to an exciting new trend in digital photomicrography, Nikon has announced it will begin accepting movies taken through the microscope as a new category in the 37th annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. The introduction of this new category, titled Small World in Motion, encompasses any movie or digital time-lapse photography taken through the microscope and adds a n...


Nikon Instruments, Inc. and Agilent Technologies Announce Agreement to Deliver Cutting-Edge Technology for Laser-Based Biomedical Research Imaging S...

January 11, 2011

Nikon Instruments Inc., an innovator of advanced optical instruments, today announced an agreement with Agilent Technologies, the world’s premier measurement company and a technology leader in chemical analysis, life sciences, electronics and communications, for  distribution in the Americas of Agilent's MLC400  monolithic laser combiner systems.  The MLC400 will be integrated in...


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