Hamamatsu Photonics granted patents for Lightsheet Readout Mode in CMOS cameras

Saturday, July 30, 2016 Medical Gadgets
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HAMAMATSU, Japan, July 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightsheet microscopy is rapidly becoming an important tool for biological

research. Among its strengths are high speed selective plane acquisition, low phototoxicity to samples and low photo bleaching of fluorophores. There are a variety of lightsheet schemes that enable researchers to answer new questions in live cell imaging
at scales that range from individual cells to whole organisms.

Hamamatsu Photonics has been granted patents for their Lightsheet Readout Mode, which takes advantage of the rolling shutter readout in scientific CMOS cameras. Lightsheet Readout Mode is currently available in the ORCA-Flash4.0V2 camera. The patents place Hamamatsu's cameras in an ideal position regarding the lightsheet application, and Hamamatsu will move forward on enforcing their rights under these patents.

Related patents: Japan: patented, patent no. JP05639670, JP05770958United Kingdom: patented, patent no. GB2522793, GB2523012, GB2523263Germany: patented, patent no. DE112014000195United States: patents pendingChina: patents pending

More information about the Lightsheet Readout Mode is available at: http://www.hamamatsu.com/all/en/technology/innovation/lightsheetreadout/index.html 

About Hamamatsu PhotonicsHamamatsu Photonics K.K. was founded in 1953 by a group of engineers who had been trained by Dr. Kenjiro Takayanagi, a pioneer in the development of television. With over 60 years of scientific research in optics the company is a global leader in the development of optical technologies including photomultiplier tubes, imaging tubes, light sources, opto-semiconductors, video measuring systems and image processing systems. Headquartered in Hamamatsu City, Japan, the company has facilities and offices throughout Asia, Europe, Africa and the Americas.

 

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SOURCE Hamamatsu Photonics



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