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Vaheat microscope temperature control solution

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Boston Electronics has introduced the Vaheat, a microscope temperature control solution from its partner, Linnowave. Live tissue samples can now be controlled precisely, maintaining true and accurate temperature of samples within the field of view of the microscope.

Even when working with immersion medium, Vaheat avoids excessive heating of the objective or other optical components. It benefits from fast and precise temperature feedback.

Using the Vaheat, samples are prepared on a smart substrate (disposable) that is equipped with a transparent heating element and a precise temperature probe. No need for bulky cumbersome modifications to the microscope such as thermal chambers. 

The Vaheat fits in a standard slide holder and provides accurate temperature at the sample focus. Heating rates of up to 100°C/s enable new types of experiments while ensuring excellent temperature stabilisation.