News | September 22, 2009

Edmund Optics Releases New Catalog With Biotech Focus


Edmund Optics (EO), the premier provider of optical components, has released a catalog featuring product lines of specific interest for researchers and product developers working in the demanding biotech field. From DNA sequencing to microscopy to medical devices, EO's extensive collection of biotech optics are designed to provide tremendous value to R&D, industry and OEMs alike.

"Edmund Optics is a world leader in the design and development of optical components for the biotech market," said Marisa Edmund, EO's Vice President of Marketing. "Our experience in micro optics manufacturing, asphere production, and complex assemblies, coupled with our expertise in thin film coating design, make us uniquely qualified to service all areas of biotech research, development and production."

EO offers more than 16,900 on-the-shelf products for immediate delivery, creating a selection that can rapidly address the most challenging biotech applications. The company also has the ability to design and fabricate custom components through its extensive global manufacturing network.

Some of the featured products in the new Precision Biotech Optics catalog include:

  • Award winning aspherized achromat lenses for high-precision focusing applications such as retinal photocoagulation
  • Broad-wavelength lens systems such as UV-NIR triplets, useful in two photon excitation microscopy
  • Highly stable and sharp cutoff filters with high damage thresholds, such as ultra-sharp longpass filters for Raman spectroscopy.

About EO
Edmund Optics (EO) is a leading producer of optics, imaging, and photonics technology for R&D, electronics, semiconductor, pharmaceutical, biomedical, and military markets around the globe. EO is the world's largest supplier of off-the-shelf optical components. For more information, visit:

SOURCE: Edmund Optics