IDEX Health & Science Launches Optofluidic Portfolio at Analytica 2016
Product News May 13, 2016
IDEX Health & Science, LCC has showcased its newly expanded fluidic and optical components and support at Analytica 2016. This unique combination of fluidic and optical capabilities assists customers in speeding up their time to market and supports the company’s strategic vision to enhance the complete development path with intelligent solutions for life.
Visitors to Analytica will be introduced to IDEX Health & Science’s newly expanded portfolio of fluidic and optical technologies; driven by its recent integration of Semrock and Melles Griot, and the acquisition of CIDRA® Precision Services, announced last July. The fusion between fluidics and optics is further enhanced through the support of IDEX Health & Science’s engineering experts, who share their wealth of engineering expertise, and decades of industry knowledge.
The combination of fluidics and optics allows IDEX Health & Science to deliver a complete spectrum of highly engineered solutions, including rapid prototyping tools that bring together fluidics and optics to support the complete development path for life science instrumentation. This unique blend of programs makes innovation easier and faster than ever. The range and support on offer includes:
Fluidic components and integrated assemblies, including: Fluidic Connections, Valves, Pumps, Degassers, Column Hardware, Manifolds, Flow Cells, Microfluidic Consumables, Sensors, and Integrated Fluidic Systems.
Optic components and assemblies, including: Optical Filters, Lenses, Shutters, Lasers & Light Engines, and Integrated Optical Systems.
Rapid response programs for reduced development time
Custom module development
Design for manufacturing integration
“The realm of life sciences changes at a rapid pace and our aim is to provide continued support to our customers, to meet their most demanding challenges, and accelerate their time-to-market through a better alignment of people, products, and engineering resources. The fusion of optics and fluidics will enable IDEX Health & Science to continue to exceed customer needs and ensure success,” said Gus Salem, Group President of IDEX Health & Science.
“With the launch of our new optofluidic portfolio, we are excited to be able to add significant value to our customers’ development processes, such as dramatically reducing their production and after-market costs,” Salem continued. “Analytica is the leading fair for laboratory technology, and we look forward to meeting with customers, partners and key thought leaders to share our new strategic approach and innovative technologies.”
IDEX Health & Science will also be highlighting their MarvelX™ line of next generation connection systems at the show. The MarvelX UHPLC connection system is designed to offer improved routing throughout instrumentation. Innovative features include: biocompatibility, a system requiring no tools or expert equipment to install, tubing that allows flexibility to route throughout an instrument, and connections that are reusable up to 200 times, with an innovative removable nut element for greater flexibility and affordability.