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  The University of Basel Nano Imaging Lab Uses JPK's NanoWizard¬ģ 4 to Provide flexible SPM Services to Industrial Customers and Partners of the Swiss Nanoscience Institute

Dr Monica Schönenberger of the Swiss Nanoscience Institute with her JPK NanoWizardJPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on how the Nano Imaging Lab of the Swiss Nanoscience Institute uses JPK’s versatile NanoWizard® 4 AFM system. Dr Monica Schönenberger has developed a flexible, professional service unit for atomic force microscopy. As a member of the Swiss Nanoscience Institute (SNI)...

 

  JPK Reports on Research by Professor Guillaume Charras and his Team to Understand the Fundamental Mechanical Properties of Cells & Tissues at the London Centre for Nanotechnology

Richard Thorogate and Professor Guillaume Charras with their JPK NanoWizard®4 AFM systemJPK Instruments reports on the research of Professor Guillaume Charras of the London Centre for Nanotechnology where he is applying AFM to understand the fundamental mechanical properties of cells and tissues. Professor Guillaume Charras leads a research group at the London Centre for Nanotechnology. Their overall goal is to understand fundamental mechanical properties of cells and tissues...

 

  JPK Reports on Research of the Mestroni Lab at the University of Colorado Denver which use the JPK NanoWizard¬ģ AFM to help in the Characterization of Cardiomyopathies

PhD student, Ilaria Pecorari, of the Mestroni Lab with the JPK NanoWizardJPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the research of Professor Luisa Mestroni's research laboratory which specializes in the study of genetics of cardiac muscle diseases. They use the JPK NanoWizard® AFM to help the characterization of cardiomyopathies......

 

  JPK Reports on the Research in the Group of Professor Taiji Adachi at Kyoto University

Dr Koichiro Maki with the NanoWizardJPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the research of Professor Taiji Adachi which uses the JPK NanoWizard® AFM to understand the mechanical basis of mechanotransduction at...

 

  JPK Reports on the Retrovirus Research of Professor Itay Rousso and his Colleagues at Ben-Gurion University in Israel Using the NanoWizard ULTRA Speed AFM

JPK Ben Gurion U users - Rousso  RankovicJPK Instruments reports on the ground-breaking research into the understanding of the reproduction of retroviruses such as HIV at Ben-Gurion University in Beer-Sheba, Israel. Professor Itay Rousso leads a research group in the Department of Physiology and Cell Biology at Ben-Gurion University in Beer Sheba. Their focus is to uncover the physical mechanism underlying the replication machinery of enveloped retroviruses (primarily HIV)....

 

  JPK Instruments Announce Partnership with Swiss Company, Cytosurge AG

setup-nanowizard-with-cytosurgeThe partnership makes Cytosurge's FluidFM technology available on the JPK NanoWizard AFM platform.

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, announce an exciting partnership with the Swiss company Cytosurge AG....

 

  JPK Reports on the Exciting Research in the School of Medicine at Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Suwon, South Korea using the NanoWizard ULTRA Speed AFM to Understand the Binding of Transcription Factor Sox2 with Super Enhancers

 Professor Kyeong Kyu Kim with his graduate student, Mr Wanki Yoo, and lab manager, Dr Hyungchang Shin with their JPK NanoWizard® ULTRA Speed AFM at SKKU in KoreaJPK Instruments reports on the exciting research of the Kim Group in the Structural Biology Laboratory of the Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, (SKKU), Suwon, South Korea using JPK's NanoWizard® ULTRA Speed AFM to study the binding of transcription factor Sox2 with super enhancers. 

Professor Kyeong Kyu Kim leads a research group in the Structural Biology Laboratory of Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) in Suwon, South Korea. The goal of their research is to understand the working mechanisms of Sox2, a master transcription factor that plays a role in controlling the “stemness” of cells....

 

  JPK Reports the Research of the Schwille Group at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry near Munich Using the NanoWizard ULTRA Speed AFM

JPK Instruments reports on the Schwille Research Group at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry near Munich using JPK's NanoWizard¬ģ ULTRA Speed AFM to study living membrane systems.

Dr Henri FranquelimDr Henri Franquelim is a Post Doc researcher at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry situated near Munich. He is a member of Professor Petra Schwille's research team whose goal is to quantitatively understand the essence and core principles of living systems...

 

  JPK Reports on how the University of Glasgow is Using their NanoWizard AFM and CellHesion Module to Study How Cells Interact with their Surroundings

JPK Instruments is pleased to report on the Yin group in the Division of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Glasgow.

Professor Huabing Yin and her students with their JPK NanoWizard AFM with the CellHesion module at the University of GlasgowThey are studying cells and how they react with their surroundings using JPK's NanoWizard¬ģ AFM and CellHesion¬ģ module. Professor Huabing Yin is a senior lecturer in the Division of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Glasgow.....

 

  JPK Announces Collaboration with Abberior Instruments to Demonstrate STED Capability with their NanoWizard AFM Systems with the Opening of a new Demonstration Facility in their Berlin Headquarters

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, is pleased to announce a new demonstration capability at their Berlin headquarters.

JPK NanoWizard AFMIn collaboration with Abberior Instruments, visitors to JPK's applications facility will be able to see STED capability demonstrated in conjunction with the NanoWizard¬ģ AFMs. Following collaboration with Abberior Instruments (G√∂ttingen, Germany), visitors to JPK's facility in Berlin will now be able to see a demonstration of STED capability....

 

  JPK‚Äôs NanoWizard AFM Systems are Used at the University of Sheffield to Understand Soft Matter and Biological Systems at the Molecular Scale

JPK Instruments works closely with users at the University of Sheffield where their NanoWizard¬ģ AFM systems are being used to further understand soft matter and biological systems at the molecular scale in the Hobbs SPM Group in the Department of Physics.¬†

	Dr Nic Mullin adjusts a sample on the JPK NanoWizard¬ģ 3 AFM system at the University of SheffieldDr Nic Mullin is a senior experimental officer in the SPM Group of Professor Jamie Hobbs in the Department of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Sheffield. His research is based around instrument development for scanning probe microscopy for the study of soft matter and biological systems at the molecular scale....

 

  JPK Selects Compact Tensile Stage from Deben for their NanoWizard AFM Platform to Broaden Capabilities for Materials Characterisation

Deben have supplied leading German instrument manufacturers, JPK Instruments, with a tensile stage to use in conjunction with the world-renowned NanoWizard¬ģ AFM platform.¬†

Deben Microtest 200N tensileDr Torsten Mueller is a member of the development team with German nanoscience instrument makers, JPK Instruments. Dr Mueller and his colleagues are based in Berlin supporting a worldwide user network which is continuously testing JPK with requests for new capabilities for their life science and materials nanoscience systems....

 

  JPK Reports on the use of STM to Study Surface Plasmons in the Molecular Science Group at ISMO ‚Äď Institut des Sciences Mol√©culaires d‚ÄôOrsay

JPK Instruments reports on how STM is being used to study surface plasmons in the Molecular Nanoscience Group at ISMO ‚Äď Institut des Sciences Mol√©culaires d‚ÄôOrsay ‚Äď CNRS and the Universit√© Paris-Sud.¬†

The Molecular NanoScience Group at ISMOOne of the research goals of the Molecular Nanoscience Group at ISMO is to work towards circuits and devices in which surface plasmons (not electrons or photons) are used to transfer and manipulate information. However, why develop plasmonics when there are already solutions using electronics and photonics?....

 

  JPK Launches the OT-AFM Combi-System - the World‚Äôs First Combined System to Provide Optical Tweezers and Atomic Force Microscopy

JPK Instruments announce the release of the world’s first combined system to provide optical tweezers and atomic force microscopy on a single inverted light microscope platform. 

JPK OT-AFM Combi-SystemBased on years of leadership in the fields of atomic force microscopy and optical tweezers for applications in nanotechnology for life science, JPK have brought the technologies together on a single inverted light microscope platform. The OT-AFM Combi-System pairs the exceptional surface force measurement and imaging capabilities of AFM with the ability of optical tweezers to apply and measure smallest forces in 3D....

 

  JPK‚Äôs NanoTracker 2 Optical Tweezers System is Used in the Modesti Group at the Centre for Cancer Research, INSERM, to Manipulate Individual DNA Molecules

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoTracker‚ĄĘ 2 Optical Tweezers system at the Centre for Cancer Research in Marseilles, a part of CNRS and INSERM located at the Aix-Marseille Universit√©.

The JPK NanoTracker 2 in the lab of Mauro Modesti with Hongshan Zhang and Davide NormannoThe research team lead by Dr Mauro Modesti at the Centre for Cancer Research, Marseilles (CRCM), focuses on the study and understanding of the molecular mechanisms that assure DNA repair and the maintain of genome integrity in human cells. Failure to detect and/or repair of DNA genotoxic lesions, such as double-strand breaks, can lead to the appearance of mutations, genomic instability...

 

  JPK‚Äôs NanoWizard AFM and CellHesion Systems are Used to Shed Light on the Development and Regeneration of the Central Nervous System in the Franze Group at the University of Cambridge

JPK Instruments reports on the use of their NanoWizard¬ģ AFM and CellHesion¬ģ systems in the Department of Physiology, Development & Neuroscience at the University of Cambridge.¬†

Dr Isabell Weber and Joy Thompson from the Franze Group with their JPK NanoWizard¬ģ systemDr Kristian Franze is a lecturer in the Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience at the University of Cambridge. His major goal is to understand when, where and how mechanical signals, such as forces and local tissue stiffness, are involved in controlling cell development and function in the nervous system....

 

  JPK Instruments reports on the use of their NanoWizard AFM system at the University of South Australia, Adelaide

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard¬ģ AFM system at the University of South Australia, Adelaide.

Professor Nico Voelcker at the Future Industries Institute of the University of South Australia, Adelaide, works with his JPK NanoWizard¬ģ AFM systemAFM is being applied to many areas including smart wound healing, plant toxicology and novel methods of nanoparticle characterization.¬†Dr Gordon McPhee is head of production for NextCell Pty in Adelaide, Australia. Situated on the Mawson Lakes Campus, he is located next to the University of South Australia (UniSA), Australia's leading university for interdisciplinary research, where he has access to their...

 

  JPK‚Äôs NanoWizard AFM and ForceRobot Systems are Being used in the Field of Medical Diagnostics in the Supersensitive Molecular Layer Laboratory of POSTECH in Korea

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard¬ģ AFM and ForceRobot¬ģ systems at the Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) in Korea.

Users at POSTECH discuss results from their JPK NanoWizardThey are being applied to the field of medical diagnostics. Professor Joon Won Park is head of the Supersensitive Molecular Laboratory at Korea's Pohang University of Science & Technology. His group's research goal is to bring AFM into the field of medical diagnostics. It is their belief that AFM is the most sensitive tool for detecting various biomarkers without amplification or labelling. Reliability and speed have been...

 

  JPK‚Äôs NanoWizard AFM System is Being Used for Cell Studies in the Research Centre for Nanometer-scale Science & Advanced Materials at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard¬ģ AFM system at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow where it is applied to make simultaneous imaging, mechanical and spectroscopy measurements.¬†

Katarzyna Malek-Zietek, MSc, uses the JPK NanoWizardDr Marek Szymonski is a Professor at the Research Centre for Nanometer-Scale Science and Advanced Materials (NANOSAM) located at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland. The aim of his research is to understand the signals that govern intracellular communication between hepatocytes and liver sinusoidal endothelial cells (LSECs) and between cardiomyocytes and cardiac microvascular endothelial cells...

 

  JPK Reports on the Use of a NanoWizard AFM System at the University of Kaiserslautern to Study the Interaction of Bacteria with Microstructured Surfaces

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the research into the interaction of bacteria with microstructured surfaces in the Department of Physics at the University of Kaiserslautern in Germany. 

Dr Christine M√ľller-Renno and Professor Christiane Ziegler of the Physics Department at the University of Kaiserslautern with their JPK NanoWizard¬ģ systemDr Christine M√ľller-Renno is a member of the Ziegler Group in the Physics Department at the University of Kaiserslautern in Germany. The main topics of their research are in nano- and microelectronics, as well as in medical engineering and fluid analysis. Other topics include catalysts and stain-resistant coatings by the use of nanomaterials. The Group uses the JPK NanoWizard¬ģ AFM to study the...

 

  JPK‚Äôs NanoWizard ULTRA Speed AFM System is Being Applied to Study Biological Membrane Structures and Protein Dynamics at the University of Liverpool

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard¬ģ ULTRA Speed AFM system at the University of Liverpool in the group of Dr Luning Liu of the Institute of Integrative Biology to study biological membrane structures and protein dynamics.¬†

Dr Luning Liu with his JPK NNanoWizard¬ģ system at the University of LiverpoolDr Luning Liu leads a research group at the Institute of Integrative Biology at the University of Liverpool. Using interdisciplinary approaches, the Liu Lab aims to explore the molecular mechanism underlying the self-assembly, dynamics and regulation of biological membranes and macromolecular protein complexes. The long-term goal of the group is to understand the physiological adaptation of cellular metabolisms in...

 

  JPK‚Äôs Optical Tweezers System, the NanoTracker 2, is Used in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan to Study Micro-Bubbles

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoTracker‚ĄĘ 2 optical tweezers system which is being used to study the physical and chemical properties of micro-bubbles in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Shibaura Institute of Technology under the leadership of Associate Professor, Dr Yoko Yamanishi.¬†

JPK InstrumentsDr Yoko Yamanishi is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan. She leads the Yamanishi Laboratory - the Micro-nano Functional Fluid Laboratory. The Laboratory's goals aim to clarify unknown function of cells by using micro-nano technology based on mechanical, electrical and bio-medical engineering. It targets a contribution to the development of cellular scale...

 

  Oxford University ‚ÄúResearch Hotel‚ÄĚ Combines the JPK NanoWizard AFM with a Toolbox of Microscopy Techniques

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on how their NanoWizard¬ģ AFM system is being combined with a toolbox of fluorescence microscopy techniques at the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine located at Oxford University.

Dr Marco Fritzsche of the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine at Oxford University with the JPK NanoWizardThe Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine (WIMM) at Oxford University comprises various groups involved in molecular medicine research forming a ‚ÄúResearch Hotel.‚ÄĚ They all come from different medical departments and also different topics (immunology, haematology, oncology, neurobiology), but their joint efforts within one place and the possibility to use state-of-the-art facilities shall optimize research efforts and bolster...

 

  JPK Reports on the Multiple Uses of the NanoWizard AFM System at the Korean Research Institute of Chemical Technology

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the multiple applications where their NanoWizard¬ģ AFM system is being used at the Korean Institute of Chemical Technology to study soft materials such as biomolecules and polymers.¬†

Dr Yu Jin Jung with her JPK NanoWizard¬ģ system at KRICT in South Korea.Established in 1976 for R&D of chemical technology in Korea, the Korean Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT) has helped drive the growth of the country‚Äús chemical industry. The focus is on the development of world-class key technologies. There are four key research fields: the development of eco-friendly chemical process technology; the development of high value-added green chemical materials; the discovery of...

 

  JPK Reports on the Use of a NanoWizard AFM-SECM System at the Universit√© Paris Diderot Looking at Nanoscale Biostructures

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the application of scanning electrochemical microscopy to study nanometric biostructures by the Demaille and Anne Group in the Laboratoire d'Electrochimie Moléculaire at the Université Paris Diderot, France. 

Dr Christophe Demaille and PhD student Cecilia Taofifenua in front of the JPK NanoWizardDrs Christophe Demaille and Agnès Anne from CNRS work in the Laboratoire d'Electrochimie Moléculaire at the Université Paris Diderot as Group Leaders of a research team aiming to probe electron transport and communication in nanometric biostructures. Their studies are performed at the single nano-object scale using combined atomic force (AFM)-Electrochemical (SECM) microscopy. In this combined microscopy technique, the tip acts...

 

  JPK Reports on the Use of SPM in the Messersmith Group at UC Berkeley Looking at Biologically Inspired Polymer Adhesives

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard¬ģ3a AFM and ForceRobot systems by the Messersmith Research Group at UC Berkeley to study biologically inspired polymer adhesives.¬†

Professor Phillip Messersmith and Dr Yang WeiDr. Phillip Messersmith is the Class of 1941 Professor in the Departments of Bioengineering and Materials Science and Engineering at the University of California at Berkeley. His research group is interested in understanding structure-processing- property relationships of materials in biological systems, and in using this information to inform the design, synthesis and application of biologically inspired synthetic materials used in a...

 

  JPK Announces Releases the Next Generation BioAFM - the NanoWizard 4 BioScience AFM

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, announces the launch of their fourth generation of life science, market-leading AFM technology, the NanoWizard¬ģ 4 BioScience AFM.¬†

 NanoWizard¬ģ 4 BioScience AFMWorking closely with their user base worldwide, JPK is pleased to announce their fourth generation AFM product, the NanoWizard¬ģ 4 BioScience AFM system. The pioneering manufacturers of nano solutions for life scientists have raised the bar in terms of technical performance to deliver a new applications-driven solution for users. It features fast scanning up to 70 Hertz line rate. Translated, this means users can follow dynamic processes with outstanding resolution...

 

  JPK Reports the Exploration of Living Cells Using Nanoscale and Single Molecule Techniques Through the Application of Scanning Probe Microscopy in the Group of Yves Dufr√™ne at the Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard¬ģ 3 AFM system at the Universit√© catholique de Louvain where it is used by the nanobio team to look at the nanoscopy of living cells.

Dufrêne Group Dr Yves Dufrêne is a senior research fellow who is leading the Nanobio Team at UCL, Université catholique de Louvain. His research is at the cross-roads of nanotechnology and microbiology where the goal is to gain insight into the nanometer-scale surface architecture and molecular interactions of microbes. Two main topics are: understanding the spatial organization of the cell wall and deciphering the molecular mechanisms of cell adhesion...

 

  JPK Reports on the Use of the NanoWizard 3 AFM System at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard¬ģ AFM system in the Institute of Chemistry of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.¬†

NanoWizardThe Hebrew University of Jerusalem was founded in 1918. It is Israel's premier university as well as its leading research institution. It stresses excellence and offers a wide array of study opportunities in the humanities, social sciences, exact sciences and medicine. The university encourages multi-disciplinary activities in Israel and overseas and serves as a bridge between academic research and its social and industrial applications... 

 

  JPK Reports on the Use of Optical Tweezers in the Schieber Research Group at Illinois Institute of Technology

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoTracker‚ĄĘ optical tweezers system to study collagen fibrils at Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago.¬†

Pavel Dutov at the Illinois Institute of TechnologyThe Schieber Research Group is led by Jay Schieber, Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology where he is also Director of the Center for Molecular Study of Condensed Soft Matter. Current research focuses on the kinetic theory of macromolecules to model the rheological, thermodynamic and thermal behaviour of polymeric fluids. These models are then used to predict the properties of advanced materials...

 

  JPK reports on the use of optical tweezers in the Schieber Research Group at Illinois Institute of Technology

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoTracker‚ĄĘ optical tweezers system to study collagen fibrils at Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago.

JPK Pavel Dutov The Schieber Research Group is led by Jay Schieber, Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology where he is also Director of the Center for Molecular Study of Condensed Soft Matter. Current research focuses on the kinetic theory of macromolecules to model the rheological, thermodynamic and thermal behaviour of polymeric fluids. These models are then used to predict the properties of advanced materials during and after processing...

 

  JPK Opens New Expanded Offices in Berlin to Meet the Growing Demand for Products Worldwide

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, has moved to a new and expanded suite of offices and laboratories with increased manufacturing space to meet growing demand worldwide. 

JPK instrumentsJPK Instruments has moved to new offices in Berlin. Having outgrown their headquarters' premises of the last twelve years, JPK has moved across Berlin to a new suite of offices and laboratories together with larger manufacturing and service areas to meet the growing demands for their products worldwide. Having recently established offices in the USA, December 2014, JPK has invested in a new location in Berlin to provide increased levels...

 

  JPK Announces the Opening of US offices in Southern California and the Appointment of a General Manager, Dr Stefan Kaemmer

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, announces the opening of their US offices in Southern California on 1st January, 2015.

Dr Stefan KaemmerHeading up this new organization is Dr Stefan Kaemmer who has been appointed General Manager of US Operations.  Respected German technology leaders, JPK Instruments, are pleased to announce the opening of the first USA-based offices. With more than twelve years supplying nanoscale solutions worldwide for researchers in the bio, life and materials sciences, JPK is to open their offices in Southern California to support users across the...

 

  JPK Reports on the Use of the NanoWizard AFM System at Swansea University to Study the Structural, Chemical, Optical and Electronic Properties of Materials on the Nanoscale.

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their AFM system, the NanoWizard¬ģ in the Physics Department at Swansea University.¬†

nanowizardDr Peter Dunstan is an associate Professor in the Department of Physics at Swansea University and a member of the University’s Centre for Nanohealth. His research utilizes state of the art techniques and instrumentation to increase the fundamental understanding of the structural, chemical, optical and electronic properties of materials on the nanoscale, and by doing so advance the future application of those...

 

  JPK Reports on the Use of the NanoWizard AFM System for Force Measurements at Monash University

Dr Rico Tabor leads the Soft Materials and Colloids Group in the School of Chemistry at Monash University.

JPKResearch focuses on several areas. At a fundamental level, the group is interested in exploring the interactions that cause aggregation and assembly, in everything from nanoparticles, droplets and graphene to proteins and cells. This ranges from quite fundamental studies of things like the van der Waals force (of quantum origin) and electrical double-layer interactions, right through to unwinding protein molecules and the forces experienced by...

 

  JPK Reports on the Use of Quantitative Imaging Mode of the NanoWizard 3 at Niigata University

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of the Quantitative Imaging mode for tissue engineering studies at Niigata University. 

Tomoyuki KawaseTomoyuki Kawase is an associate professor at the Institute of Medicine and Dentistry at Niigata University. His field of expertise is tissue engineering about which he has published several key papers. Professor Kawase is interested to determine the optimal stiffness or elasticity of cell scaffolding materials. In addition, it is also important to demonstrate dynamic changes in cytoskeletal fiber formation in response to the mechanical property of scaffolds... 

 

  JPK Announces Expansion of its Global Sales and Service Activities in China and USA

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter announces the expansion of their operations in China and USA. 

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JPK continues to expand their activities in Asia and North America. To support this, new resources have recently been put in place to provide increased applications and service support to their growing installed user base. JPK’s new Chinese office is located in Shanghai, one of the hotspots for research in China....

 

  JPK Reports on the Use of the CellHesion 200 System to Study Cellular Adhesion at the Molecular Level in the field of Diabetes at the University of Warwick

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the study of the research work of Dr Paul Squires and his colleagues at the University of Warwick. 

jpk instrumentsDr Paul Squires and Dr Claire Hills from the School of Life Sciences (SLS) at the University of Warwick have international expertise in cell biology, signalling and endocrinology. They are using the JPK CellHesion¬ģ 200 system (funded by Diabetes UK) to nurture multi-disciplinary research between SLS and the School of Engineering (Dr K-K Liu) in addition to external collaborations, e.g. Professor Peter Jones (King‚Äôs College London). The innovative nanotechnology is being used to explore a range of problems in biomedicine, biology and pharmacokinetics related to the field of energy homeostasis and diabetes...

 

  JPK reports on the use of the ForceRobot system to study the dynamics of biomacromolecules at Nanjing University

JPK Instruments reports on the study of how force regulates the structures and conformational dynamics of biomacromolecules using AFM-based single molecule force spectroscopy.

Professor Yi Cao and two of his students with the JPK ForceRobot system in the Institute of Biophysics at Nanjing University

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the study of how force regulates the structures and conformational dynamics of biomacromolecules using AFM-based single molecule force spectroscopy, a project of Professor Yi Cao of Nanjing University. Professor Yi Cao is a member of the Institute of Biophysics located in the Physics Department of Nanjing University....

 

  JPK launches the fast-scanning & super-resolution NanoWizard ULTRA Speed AFM system

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, announces the release of the next generation of NanoWizard¬ģ AFM systems delivering fast-scanning and super-resolution on an inverted microscope.

JPKs new NanoWizard ULTRA Speed AFM mounted on a Zeiss Axiovert microscopeThe boundaries for performance of analytical instrumentation are continually being pushed to the limits. In the world of atomic force microscopy, AFM, JPK Instruments have launched a new AFM system capable of delivering fast-scanning and super-resolution on a single instrument platform, the NanoWizard¬ģ ULTRA Speed AFM....

 

  JPK reports on the characterization of nanostructures and nanosized systems using the NanoWizard AFM in the group of Giovanni Dietler at EPFL, Lausanne

JPK Instrument reports on how the NanoWizard AFM is being applied in the study of nanostructures and nano-sized systems

The correlative AFM-fluorescence system at EPFL based on JPks NanoWizard 3 AFM system

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on how the NanoWizard AFM is being applied in the study of nanostructures and nano-sized systems at the √Čcole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne.¬†The Laboratory of the Physics of Living Matter (LPMV) at the √Čcole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, better known as EPFL, uses various techniques for the study of the nanosciences....

 

  JPK reports on the study of structure and dynamics of biological membranes using AFM and advanced fluorescence microscopies in Pierre-Emmanuel Milhiet's group at the CBS in Montpellier

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on how AFM and advanced fluorescence microscopy is being applied in the study of biological membranes in the Centre de Biochimie Structurale (CBS, CNRS and INSERM affiliated) in Montpellier (France).

JPK's NanoWizard system in use at the CBS in MontpelierThe CBS includes a research group focused on single molecule physics. Dr Pierre-Emmanuel Milhiet runs a team which applies AFM and advanced fluorescence microscopies (single molecule tracking and single-molecule localization microscopy or SMLM) in the study of both structure and dynamics of biological membranes. Speaking about his work, Dr Milhiet says "One of our aims is to decipher the molecular mechanisms involved in the lateral segregation of membrane components using artificial bilayers and intact cell membranes. Part of our activities is also to develop new methodologies and we have recently mounted a new setup combining a JPK AFM and home-made SMLM (especially PALM and STORM)...

 

  JPK reports on the studies of the nanomechanical properties of biomaterials at Nagoya Institute of Technology in Japan

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on how the Laboratory for Mechanobiology and Bioengineering at Nagoya Institute of Technology in Japan use the NanoWizard¬ģ3 AFM to investigate biomaterials.

Professor Shinji Deguchi's research group from Nagoya Institute of Technology with the JPK NanoWizard AFM system

Professor Shinji Deguchi leads a research group at Nagoya Institute of Technology (NITech). The Laboratory for Mechanobiology & Bioengineering has a multi-disciplinary approach to the growing field of Mechano-Biology. This brings together the areas of cell biology, bioengineering and biophysics. Describing his work, Professor Deguchi said "Every living cell keeps their tension constantly always and pulls surrounding cells each other. It is known as "Tensional Homeostasis." We believe that tension homeostasis is one of the important factors used to control cell function such as proliferation, differentiation and apoptosis. We study important protein complexes which play a part of the tension homeostasis process."..

 

  JPK reports on the developments of high resolution imaging in the group of Takeshi Fukuma at Kanazawa University in Japan

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on how researchers from Kanazawa University in Japan have used the NanoWizard¬ģ3 AFM to push the boundaries of high resolution imaging on large objects.

Professor Takeshi Fukuma of Kanazawa University in Japan

Professor Takeshi Fukuma runs a research group in the Division of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science at Kanazawa University in Japan. The Fukuma Laboratory focuses on molecular-scale analysis and measurements of biological phenomena using atomic force microscopy, AFM. Describing his work, Professor Fukuma said "I work on the development of atomic-scale AFM instruments and techniques. While some of the state-of-the-art AFMs exhibit very high spatial resolution, their application range has been limited to simple materials of small sample size...

 

  JPK reports on the use of Quantitative Imaging, QI, for the study of living bacteria at the Universit√© de Paris-Sud

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on how researchers from the Université de Paris-Sud and CNRS Montpellier have used the new QI mode of AFM imaging to quantitatively characterize living bacteria without any immobilization.

Dr Christian Marlière and his PhD student, Samia DhahriDr Christian Marlière of the Institute of Molecular Sciences (ISMO) located at the Université Paris Sud, CNRS, Orsay leads a research team to study the dynamics and properties (mechanical, electrical and electro-chemical) of living bacteria in purely controlled physiological conditions at nanometer scale: motility or adhesion processes of bacteria on solid substrates, biofilms formation, the influence of light on moving properties of cyanobacteria, effects of antibiotics on bacterial membranes and biofilm etc....

 

  JPK reports on the research activities of the Nanophysics Group at the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia based in Genova

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the research studies of the nanophysics group to couple the chemical information of STED microscopy with the high resolution spatial and force measurements provided by AFM to study biological samples in liquid.

Dr Claudio Canale, Professor Alberto Diaspro, Jenu Chacko-Varghese and Dr Benjamin Harke

The Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) was founded in 2003 in the city of Genova to promote Italy's technological development and advanced education. Professor Alberto Diaspro is the Director of the Department of Nanophysics. His research includes the design, realization and utilization of optical and biophysical instrumentation such as far-field super resolution optical microscopy and nanoscopy, conventional and confocal microscopy, two-photon fluorescence microscopy and spectroscopy architecture, and scanning probe microscopy (STM, SNOM, AFM). This last area has led to collaborations with JPK Instruments... 

 

  JPK reports on the 5th NanoBioVIEWS International Symposium on the application of Optical Tweezers in Life Sciences

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, report on the success of the fifth international symposium on the applications of optical tweezers and related technologies in the life sciences.

CTO Torsten Jahnke with th invited speakersHeld in Berlin, over 60 delegates enjoyed excellent presentations for an international group of speakers. This year's symposium was held on the 18th¬†June in Berlin at the excellent Palisa De/Umspannwerk Ost. A sweltering Berlin welcomed over sixty scientists from around the world to discuss their results and share scientific knowledge in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. NanoBioVIEWS‚ĄĘ is the name of a series of international meetings initiated by JPK Instruments to further the scientific knowledge exchange on instrumentation and applications of nanotechnology in the life sciences...¬†

 

  JPK reports on the use of the NanoTracker optical tweezers system at the Mechanobiology Institute at the National University of Singapore

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the Yan Jie single molecule biophysics research group at the Mechanobiology Institute of NUS and their use of optical tweezers.

JPK-Hu-Chen-NUS-with-NanoTrackerThe Mechanobiology Institute (MBI) of the National University of Singapore (NUS) was created through joint funding by the National Research Foundation and the Ministry of Education with the goal of creating a new research center in mechanobiology to benefit both the discipline and Singapore. Its' primary focus is to identify, measure and describe how the forces for motility and morphogenesis are expressed at the molecular, cellular and tissue level...

 

  JPK reports on single molecule research at IISER Pune in India using AFM and CellHesion techniques

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the work of the Nano-Mechanics Laboratory at the Indian Institute of Science Education & Research (IISER) Pune, India.

Professor Shivprasad Patil of IISERThe Nano-mechanics group develops and uses novel techniques to understand molecular processes and has recently developed new instrumentation in the fields of single molecule force spectroscopy and correlation spectroscopy. There are three main areas of research: protein folding using AFM, measuring the mechanical properties of supported lipid bilayers and following the mechanical response of nano-confined fluids. This last area is performed on home-built instruments....

 

  JPK reports on the applied research of Ioan Notingher at the University of Nottingham using AFM and the Tip Assisted Optics module to study individual nanotubes and fibrils.

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the research studies of Dr Ioan Notingher, associate professor in the faculty of science at the University of Nottingham.

Faris SinjabWith a research interest in the development of new optical and spectroscopic methods for studying biomaterials, he is applying JPK's atomic force microscope (AFM) system, the NanoWizard¬ģ, and tip assisted optics module (TAO). The research programmes of the Nottingham Nanoscience group span a range of exciting and topical themes in state-of-the-art nanoscale science.

 

  JPK announces the 5th NanoBioVIEWS International Symposium on the application of Optical Tweezers in Life Sciences

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, are happy to announce that registration is now open for the fifth international symposium on the applications of optical tweezers and related technologies in the life sciences

NanoBioVIEWSThe symposium will be held on the 18th June 2013 in Berlin at the popular venue of the Palisa De/Umspannwerk Ost. This series of meetings continue to be highly regarded on the international life sciences meetings calendar with more than 100 scientists from around the world expected to come to Berlin to discuss their results and share scientific knowledge in a relaxed and informal atmosphere....

 

  JPK reports on the use of AFM and single-cell force spectroscopy at the Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center at Aarhus University, Denmark

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the research studies of Dr Rikke Meyer who is looking into biofilm formation from bacteria using atomic force microscopy, AFM, and single-cell force spectroscopy

Dr Rikke Meyer of iNANO at Aarhus UniversityThe interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO) was formed by various research groups at Aarhus University together with groups from the Faculty of Science at Aalborg University. iNANO comprises facilities for the synthesis of nanostructured and nanopatterned 0D (i.e. nanoparticle), 1D, 2D and 3D materials....

 

  JPK reports on the use of Tip Assisted Optics to characterize biomolecular hydrogels at CIC biomaGUNE in San Sebastian, Spain

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their Tip Assisted Optics module by Dr Ralf Richter at the CIC biomaGUNE, Biosurfaces Unit in San Sebastian, Spain

PhD student Xinyue ChenCIC biomaGUNE is a non-profit research organization created in 2006 to promote scientific research and technological innovation at the highest levels in the Basque Country. Dr Ralf Richter leads Laboratory 3 in the Biosurfaces Research Unit applying a number of techniques for surface nanostructure characterization and biofunctionalization to guide the assembly of molecules down to the nanometer-scale. For this characterization, his group has developed a toolbox of biophysical in-situ techniques including a quartz crystal microbalance with dissipation monitoring (QCM-D), atomic force microscopy (AFM), reflection interference contrast microscopy (RICM), ellipsometry and fluorescence methods...

 

  JPK reports on the first images of DNA's double helix in the molecule's natural environment

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of AFM systems in the group of Dr Bart Hoogenboom of the London Centre for Nanotechnology

Dr Bart Hoogenboom from UCLLecturer at the London Nanotechnology Centre and the Department of Physics and Astronomy, University College London, Dr Bart Hoogenboom's main research interest is where nanotechnology tools may be used to study and manipulate single biomolecules. Specifically, he applies AFM as the only instrument that provides ~1 nm spatial resolution on large biomolecules that are "alive", or in more scientific terms, they are still functional and may be studied in the natural environment, i.e. aqueous salt solution...

 

  JPK reports on the use of their NanoWizard systems in the Microscopy & Imaging Facility at the University of Calgary JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their NanoWizard¬ģ AFM systems at the Microscopy & Imaging Facility (MIF) at the University of Calgary in Canada.

University of CalgaryThe Calgary Microscopy and Imaging Facility (MIF) is a world-class university-wide facility housing transmission electron microscopy (TEM), scanning electron microscopy (SEM), advanced light microscopy, atomic force microscopy (AFM), including single cell force spectroscopy (SCFS), and advanced image processing for three-dimensional electron and light microscopy, directed by Professor Matthias Amrein.

 

  JPK reports on the research in the Marseille INSERM/CNRS laboratories where the NanoWizard AFM system is being used for cell studies JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter,reports on the use of the NanoWizard¬ģ AFM system at the INSERM/CNRS Laboratories in Marseille, France.

Dr Pierre-Henri PuechThe Laboratory of Cell Adhesion and Inflammation is located in Marseille as part of the INSERM/CNRS complex on the Luminy campus. It is a multidisciplinary research unit comprised of investigators with backgrounds in physics, biology and medicine. Their aim is to adapt physical concepts and methodologies to the understanding of cell function, notably cell adhesion in the immune system, with the goal of applying the results of this fundamental research to relevant clinical problems...

 

  JPK reports on the biophysical research activities of Dr Michael Higgins of IPRI and ACES at the University of Wollongong in Australia Dr Michael HigginsJPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of AFM to study the nanoscale interactions of biological systems at the Intelligent Polymer Research Institute (IPRI) and ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES) of the University of Wollongong in the group of Dr Michael Higgins...

 

  JPK reports on the research activities of Dr Jochen Guck and his teams at Dresden & Cambridge Universities Kathrin HoltzmannJPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the multi-faceted research projects of Dr Jochen Guck who runs simultaneous research at the Universities of Dresden and Cambridge. The biophysicist Dr. Jochen Guck has recently started his Humboldt Professorship of Cellular Machines at the Biotechnology Center of the TU Dresden (BIOTEC) while continuing to lead a team at the Cavendish Laboratory at Cambridge University (UK). His work at BIOTEC focuses on the development of new biophysical approaches for stem cell research, blood cell diagnostics and neuroregeneration...

 

  JPK releases new handbook of accessories for SPM JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, has released a new handbook of accessories for its family of SPM systems. Modularity is one of the most important parameters when selecting instrumentation for laboratory use today. Having the ability to add new tools and techniques for relatively low capital outlay while obtaining significant technical improvements is key in the world of SPM as most systems have multiple users, each with his or her own requirements be it in advanced research or in routine analysis...

 

  JPK reports on the current research activities of Dr Clemens Franz and his team at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology JPK NanoWizard systemsJPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the research of Dr Clemens Franz at the DFG-Center for Functional Nanostructures in Karlsruhe. Dr Clemens Franz leads a group of researchers at the DFG-Center for Functional Nanostructures at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology where he works on expanding the use of AFM for cell biological applications. AFM has a strong advantage over other microscopy techniques. Samples can be imaged directly without prior preparation, such as staining or fixation...

 

  JPK reports on how graphenes are being studied using AFM to better characterize their properties at the Humboldt University in Berlin graphenesJPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on a keynote paper in Nano Letters where Dr Nikolai Severin and his co-workers from the group of Professor J√ľrgen P. Rabe have applied JPK's NanoWizard¬ģII Ultra system to improve their understanding of the properties of graphene...

 

  JPK launches QI ‚Äď quantitative imaging mode for the most challenging of AFM samples QI quantitative imagingJPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, announce exciting new quantitative imaging capabilities for the recently launched NanoWizard¬ģ3 AFM system. QI‚ĄĘ is the new quantitative imaging mode from JPK. It has been developed to make AFM imaging easier than ever before. With QI‚ĄĘ, a force curve-based imaging mode, the user has the full control over the tip-sample force at every pixel of the image. There is no need for setpoint or gain...

 

  JPK‚Äôs tenth annual International Symposium on SPM & Optical Tweezers for Life Sciences was a great success Professor Roderick LimJPK Instruments recently hosted their tenth annual international symposium on the applications of scanning probe microscopy (SPM) and optical tweezers. Held this month in the historic Umspannwerk Ost in Berlin, the meeting brought together more than 100 scientists from around the world. The combination of papers and posters inspired excellent discussions as attendees presented their results and shared scientific know how in a relaxed and informal atmosphere...

 

  JPK Instruments launch the NanoWizard3 NanoOptics AFM System JPK NanoWizard 3 NanoOptics AFM SystemJPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, continue to expand its family of high performance research systems with the announcement of the availability of the NanoWizard¬ģ 3 NanoOptics AFM system....

 

  The Nanoscopy Group of Dr Volker Deckert applies JPK platform of optical technologies in the development of TERS Dr Marc Richter, user of the JPK NanoWizard¬ģ system at the IPHT, Jena JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the research and technique development activities of the Institute of Photonic Technology (IPHT) in Jena under the direction of Dr Volker Deckert...

 

  JPK announces the 10th annual International Meeting on the application of SPM & Optical Tweezers for Life Sciences 2010 JPK workshops JPK Instruments are happy to announce that registration is now open for the tenth annual international symposium on the applications of scanning probe microscopy (SPM) and optical tweezers. The symposia will be held on the 5-6th October 2011 in Berlin focusing on applications developments in life sciences. These meetings continue to be highly regarded on the international life sciences meetings calendar. More than 100 scientists from around the world are expected to come to Berlin to discuss their results and share scientific knowledge in a relaxed and informal atmosphere...

 

  JPK Instruments extends the European sales team with two new members in Germany JPK‚Äôs sales force JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Neicke and Dr. Elmar Hartmann as new members of the sales team...

 

  The Chemnitz University of Technology selects JPK's NanoWizard AFM system for the characterization of polymeric and biological materials Professor Robert Magerle (right) watches Eike-Christian Spitzner working with the JPK NanoWizard AFM JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, is pleased to report on the research work from the Chemical Physics group of Professor Robert Magerle of the Chemnitz University of Technology...

 

  JPK's ForceRobot system produces high volume single molecule force spectroscopy results at the University of Nebraska Dr. Alexey Krasnoslobodtsev working with the JPK ForceRobot¬ģ 300 system JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the work from the Pharmaceutical Sciences Department of the Medical School at the University of Nebraska. The Department has selected the JPK ForceRobot¬ģ 300 system to extend their studies applying atomic force microscopy, AFM, in the measurement of single molecule force spectroscopy...

 

  The University of Leipzig adds JPK's CellHesion 200 capability to enhance cell-cell force measurements Steve Pawlizak, a post graduate student in Professor K√§s' group at the University of Leipzig using the JPK CellHesion 200 system JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports that the University of Leipzig has chosen the CellHesion¬ģ 200 system for their Institute of Experimental Physics I...

 

  DirectOverlay display & analysis software from JPK Instruments JPK DirectOverlayJPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, provides a unique software package to make the display of light microscopy images together with atomic force microscopy images a seamless exercise. This package is called DirectOverlay...

 

  The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) uses the JPK NanoWizard family of AFMs for the nanoscale characterization of optical systems and devices Matthias Wissert, PhD student at DFG Heisenberg Group, (left) and Hans Eisler (right) in the Lab JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the work from the Light Technology Institute at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany where the JPK NanoWizard¬ģ family of AFMs provide the backbone for topographic and optical research activities...

 

  JPK Instruments launch the NanoWizard 3 NanoScience AFM JPK NanoWizard 3 NanoScience AFM.JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, continues to expand its family of high performance research systems with the announcement of the availability of the NanoWizard¬ģ 3 NanoScience AFM system...

 

  JPK Instruments AG receive Award from the KfW bank group for their future technology JPK InstrumentsJPK Instruments (JPK), a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, is pleased to announce that JPK has received an award for its future technologies from the KfW bank group in cooperation with the German journal SUPERillu...

 

  The University of Nottingham selects JPK's innovative ForceRobot system for single molecule and biopharmaceutical applications Dr Stephanie Allen and one of her students, Oliver Croad, work with the JPK ForceRobot¬ģ300 system JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, is pleased to report on the first work from the University of Nottingham who have chosen the ForceRobot¬ģ 300 system for their School of Pharmacy.

 

  JPK announces the opening of a direct sales office in France JPK Instruments JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft materials, has opened their first sales offices in France to support their growing user base.

 

  JPK's latest annual International Meeting on SPM & Optical Tweezers for Life Sciences is a big success The audience listen to Dr Claudio Canale at JPK's 2010 Life Sciences symposium For the ninth year, JPK Instruments hosted the ninth annual international symposium on the applications of scanning probe microscopy (SPM) and optical tweezers. Held in the historic Umspannwerk Ost in Berlin in early October, the meeting focused on applications developments in life sciences once more attracting over 100 scientists from around the world.

 

  User benefits of broad accessory range offering unlimited possibilities delivered by JPK Instruments The SPM range of accessories from JPK to meet the broad range of applications challenges JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation in life sciences and soft matter report on the benefits of a broad accessory range to enable SPM researchers reach their goals. The 2010 accessories handbook is now available.

 

  JPK Instruments announce the Vortis Advanced fully digital SPM Control Station JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation in life sciences and soft matter announces the Vortis Advanced, the new standard in SPM Control systems with the lowest noise and highest signal speeds seen to date.

 

  JPK announces the annual two day International Meeting on the application of SPM & Optical Tweezers for Life Sciences JPK Instruments is happy to announce that registration is now open for the ninth annual international symposium on the applications of scanning probe microscopy (SPM) and optical tweezers. The symposia will be held on the 6-7th October 2010 in Berlin focusing on applications developments in life sciences

 

  JPK Instruments, the pioneers of BioAFM, launch the NanoWizard3 BioScience AFM JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, is pleased to select MicroScience 2010 to announce the launch of their third generation, dedicated BioAFM system, the NanoWizard¬ģ3 BioScience AFM

 

  JPK Instruments‚Äô NanoWizard provides valuable information about the Iceman for the Ludwig-Maximilians University in Munich and the European Academy in Bolzano JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the work of the Stark research group at LMU-Munich in cooperation with the EURAC Bolzano where a NanoWizard¬ģ AFM system has been used to reveal the nanostructure and mechanics of mummified type I collagen from the 5300-year-old Tyrolean Iceman

 

  JPK announces the appointment of new UK & Ireland Sales Manager JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Robert Field as their new UK & Ireland Sales Manager.

 

  JPK Instruments supplies multiple instrument solutions to Swansea University‚Äôs Centre for NanoHealth JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, is pleased to announce the installation of multiple instrument solutions at the new Swansea University (Wales, UK) Centre for NanoHealth.

 

  JPK announces the ForceRobot300 system for single molecule force spectroscopy studies JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, is happy to announce the latest member of their nanotechnology characterization systems family: the ForceRobot¬ģ300, the new standard in single molecule force spectroscopy.

 

  JPK Instruments sponsors the German Museum of Masterpieces of Technology and Science in Munich JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, has joined the sponsors of the German Museum of Masterpieces of Technology and Science in Munich by donating a NanoWizard¬ģ atomic force microscope worth 150,000 euros. Dedicated to nano research, the Glass Laboratory at the Museum allows all visitors to watch researchers at work.