Motorized actuators for cell studies by Siskiyou Corporation

Siskiyou 500 Series Actuator and Controller

The 500 series motorized actuators from Siskiyou Corporation (Grants Pass, OR) can replace manual screw and micrometer adjusters on the company's crossed roller bearing linear stages, kinematic mirror mounts, and IS-OGP beam steering assembly for microscopes. The handheld controller for operating these actuators offers two preset drive speeds (0.3 and 0.1 mm/s), as well as an adjustable low speed range from 10 to 30 µm/s. The actuators for translation stages are available with either 12 or 25 mm of travel, and the models intended for mirror mounts offer 5 or 8 mm of total travel. Applications include precision micromanipulation applications in life sciences, including those involving single cells, such as patch clamp and myocyte force studies.

For more information, please visit www.siskiyou.com.

Get All the BioOptics World News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to BioOptics World Magazine or email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now
Related Articles

Accessory package for microscopes by Basler

The PowerPack accessory package for microscopes includes enhanced microscopy software and a 3.3 Mpixel CMOS camera.

High-precision microscope stage by Prior Scientific

The H101A ProScan motorized stage, which adapts to most microscopes, delivers precise motorized movement with 0.01 µm step resolution.

High-power violet lasers for confocal microscopy and flow cytometry by Coherent

The OBIS 405 LX violet laser provides over 250 mW of power at 405 nm for use in short-wavelength applications, including confocal microscopy and flow cytometry.

Multispectral camera by PIXELTEQ

The SpectroCam VIS-SWIR 640 multispectral imaging camera has uses in SWIR imaging in tissue and biologic material analysis for medical and forensics.

BLOGS

Neuro15 exhibitors meet exacting demands: Part 2

Increasingly, neuroscientists are working with researchers in disciplines such as chemistry and p...

Why be free?

A successful career contributed to keeping OpticalRayTracer—an optical design software program—fr...

LASER Munich 2015 is bio-bent

LASER World of Photonics 2015 included the European Conferences on Biomedical Optics among its si...

White Papers

Understanding Optical Filters

Optical filters can be used to attenuate or enhance an image, transmit or reflect specific wavele...

How can I find the right digital camera for my microscopy application?

Nowadays, image processing is found in a wide range of optical microscopy applications. Examples ...

CONNECT WITH US

            

Twitter- BioOptics World