C-Trap™ Installed at FOM Institute AMOLF

LUMICKS is happy to announce another C-Trap™ installation in the Netherlands: at FOM Institute AMOLF in the Tans Biophysics lab led by Professor Sander Tans. Prof. Tans will use the C-Trap™ to study the mechanisms by which chaperones act to … Read More

Optical Tweezers-Fluorescence Microscopy Workshop at LUMICKS HQ

From November 15th to the 17th, LUMICKS organized a correlative optical tweezers-fluorescence microscopy workshop in our office in Amsterdam. It proved to be a great success! Seven participants joined us in the hands-on workshop, with lectures from prof. Gijs Wuite, … Read More


Customer Case Story MPI-CBG Dresden

In March 2016 LUMICKS delivered a C-Trap™ correlative optical tweezers – fluorescence microscopy instrument to the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics (MPI-CBG) in Dresden. The instrument was acquired at the end of 2015 by a group … Continue Reading

STED Application Note Now Online

Today’s quantitative analysis of DNA-protein interactions at the single-molecule level requires the capability of measuring under biologically relevant conditions with high temporal resolution. This problem can especially be observed when in vitro experiments are linked with the in vivo situation … Continue Reading