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April 5, 2017

The Catholic University of Rome uses the JPK NanoWizard® AFM & CellHesion® systems to understand how cells … 

March 7, 2017

JPK’s NanoWizard® AFM systems are used at the University of Sheffield to understand soft matter and biological … 

February 8, 2017

JPK reports on the use of STM to study surface plasmons in the Molecular Science Group at ISMO – Institut … 

December 14, 2016

JPK launches the OT-AFM Combi-System - the world’s first combined system to provide optical tweezers and … 

November 22, 2016

JPK’s NanoTracker™ 2 optical tweezers system is used in the Modesti group at the Centre for Cancer Research, … 

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About JPK


JPK Instruments AG is a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instruments - particularly atomic force microscope (AFM) systems and optical tweezers - for a broad range of applications reaching from soft-matter physics to nano-optics, from surface chemistry to molecular biology and from cell biology to biomedicine. From its earliest days applying atomic force microscope (AFM) technology, JPK has recognized the opportunities provided by nanotechnology for transforming life sciences and soft matter research. This focus has driven JPK’s success in uniting the worlds of nanotechnology tools and life science applications by offering cutting-edge technology and unique applications expertise.

Headquartered in Berlin and with direct operations in Dresden, Cambridge (UK), Singapore, Tokyo, Shanghai (China), Paris (France) and Carpinteria (USA), JPK maintains a global network of distributors and support centers and provides on the spot applications and service support to an ever-growing community of researchers.