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Fluorescence Microscopy – DESIGN TO INTEGRATION

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Fluorescence Microscopy – DESIGN TO INTEGRATION.
Cairn Research is an independent scientific instruments manufacturer based in Kent, UK.

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Illumination

With over 30 years of experience in building light sources for the life sciences we offer a range of solutions for fluorescence, transmitted light and OptoGenetics.

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Detection

With an emphasis on optical performance, stability, usability, and flexibility Cairn are proud to offer a broad range of multichannel emission and detection products.

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Integrated Systems

Complimentary to our wide range of in-house microscopy and macroscopy products we also have an experienced team of scientists offering turnkey systems and solutions.

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Custom Design

We have a dedicated design and R&D team with an onsite engineering machine workshop and offsite contracted engineers available with over 20 years of experience.

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Crest Spinning Disk

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Now available – OptoTIRF laser illuminator

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We are pleased to announce the launch of our latest laser illumination product – The OptoTIRF The OptoTIRF is a compact and powerful, yet inexpensive, motorised TIRF illuminator designed to fit onto any research-grade inverted microscope

Tools and resources development fund: Bioimaging

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BBSRC have announced a £2M fund for Bioimaging tools and equipment. www.bbsrc.ac.uk/funding/filter/2016-tools-resources-development-fund-bioimaging/

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NEWLY INDEPENDENT REPUBLIC OF CAIRNLAND SET TO APPLY FOR EU MEMBERSHIP!

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We are delighted to announce that following the, to us, very unwelcome decision of the United Kingdom to leave the European Union, Cairn Research has just held a referendum of its own. Unlike the marginal result of that national referendum,…