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14.11.2017, Düsseldorf, Germany

SCHOTT breaks new ground for diagnostics

As one of the leading international technology groups in the areas of specialty glass and glass-ceramics, SCHOTT is exhibiting its high-performance solutions portfolio for diagnostic applications at COMPAMED 2017.
Razor-thin SCHOTT NEXTERION® coatings are evenly applied under cleanroom conditions, transforming the glass wafers into substrates for microarrays. Picture: SCHOTT
Razor-thin SCHOTT NEXTERION® coatings are evenly applied under cleanroom conditions, transforming the glass wafers into substrates for microarrays. Picture: SCHOTT
Advanced materials such as D 263© bio and BOROFLOAT® 33, colorless borosilicate glasses, or Foturan II, a photo-sensitive glass wafer enabling extremely fine structures and vias, provide optimal solutions for a variety of market demands including optical diagnostic, biotech applications and microscopy. Moreover, functional coatings from SCHOTT NEXTERION® find its use in a wide range of applications for genomic and proteomic research and diagnostics. The substrates are available in custom formats and coatings. An optional structuring of the glass into the final chip size offers an effective solution even for very small formats.

Analytical instruments used in research and clinical laboratories can further be equipped with precise lighting solutions. The customized light sources and fiber optic light guides for different wavelengths provide constant, stable and prolonged light intensity to ensure that experts see more of what they need to see.

SCHOTT’s advanced portfolio of high-performance solutions and products enable fast, reliable and reproducible results for diagnostics applications. Visit us in hall 8B, booth H08 to find out more about the latest solutions.

SCHOTT is a leading international technology group in the areas of specialty glass and glass-ceramics. The company has more than 130 years of outstanding development, materials and technology expertise and offers a broad portfolio of high-quality products and intelligent solutions. SCHOTT is an innovative enabler for many industries, including the home appliance, pharma, electronics, optics, life sciences, automotive and aviation industries. SCHOTT strives to play an important part of everyone’s life and is committed to innovation and sustainable success. The group maintains a global presence with production sites and sales offices in 34 countries. With its workforce of approximately 15,000 employees, sales of $2.21 billion were generated in fiscal year 2015/2016.
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Christina Rettig
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55122 Mainz
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