Excelitas Technologies® Corp. Introduces X-Cite® 120LEDmini
for Fluorescence Applications
Compact Solution Delivers Powerful Broadband Illumination
WALTHAM, Mass., May 27, 2015 – Excelitas Technologies Corp., a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative, customized
photonic solutions, today announces the X-Cite 120LEDmini – a compact white light LED source
for fluorescence imaging applications. Through direct coupling, the X-Cite 120LEDmini provides efficient optical output, exceptional uniformity, and the highest
performing coupling optics available.
The X-Cite 120LEDmini offers broad-spectrum coverage ranging from 370nm to 700nm with high excitation power for popular fluorophores including DAPI, GFP,
mCherry, and Cy5. Through USB, TTL or manual control via speedDIAL, a standard component included with the system, the X-Cite 120LEDmini offers convenient
control options for any instrument configuration, from basic to fully automated operation.
“We are committed to providing life science researchers and equipment manufacturers the most innovative and reliable technologies,” said Oliver Scheuss,
Vice President of Solid State Lighting and UV/Microscopy at Excelitas Technologies. “Utilizing the latest in LED technology, we have combined efficient
transmission optics and thermal management within a compact size to deliver an ideal solution with high performance and thermal stability at an attractive
The X-Cite 120LEDmini is a highly efficient, environmentally-friendly solution with zero mercury disposal and low energy consumption. An instant on/off
capability minimizes photobleaching and phototoxicity in specimens while offering a compact solution for minimum space requirements. With zero consumables
and virtually no maintenance, the X-Cite 120LEDmini allows researchers to focus on their research.
The X-Cite 120LEDmini will be on display at LASER World of Photonics, June 22-25, 2015 in Munich, Germany at booth #B1.103. Also, visit www.excelitas.com to
The X-Cite family of innovative lamp and LED fluorescence illumination and measurement solutions offers the Life Science and Analytical Instrumentation
markets unsurpassed reliability and control capabilities. Recognized as the industry standard in research microscopy, X-Cite also brings solid state LED
technologies to instrument manufacturers, combining maximum optical performance with flexible design and best-in-class manufacturing quality and lead time.
About Excelitas Technologies
Excelitas Technologies Corp. is a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative, high-performance, market-driven photonic solutions to meet
the lighting, detection and other technology needs of global customers. From biomedical technology to research laboratory, safety and security, consumer,
semiconductor, energy and environment, industrial as well as defense and aerospace applications, Excelitas Technologies is committed to enabling our
customers' success in their end-markets. Excelitas Technologies has approximately 5,500 employees in North America, Europe and Asia, serving customers
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