Prior Scientific Acquires Queensgate Instruments

Rockland, MA. (February 16, 2018) –  Prior Scientific Instruments, Ltd., a Cambridge based manufacturer of precision optical and mechanical instrumentation is pleased to announce that it has acquired Queensgate Instruments, a division of Elektron Technology.  Queensgate, with its manufacturing based in Torquay, is a leading supplier of high precision nanopositioning systems and sensors. “Queensgate is […]

Prior Scientific Launches New Website

Prior Scientific Launches New Website Rockland, MA. (December 11, 2017) – Prior Scientific is pleased to announce the launch of its newly designed website. As the global leader in the design and manufacture of precision positioning devices, optical systems, automation solutions and components, we have undergone a full brand refurbishment. We specialize in end to […]

Fluorescent tags and Nanoparticles compared as biological imaging tools using Prior stage

A Prior stage has been used in a ground-breaking study comparing traditional fluorescent tags to Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering Nanoparticles (SERS NPs), which found there were significant differences between the two imaging methods. Prior Scientific’s H117 motorized precision stage  was used in a study comparing the characteristics of traditional fluorescent probes with SERS NPs, in […]

Prior Scientific raises £250 for Macmillan Cancer Support

Prior Scientific raised two hundred and fifty pounds for Macmillan Cancer Support as part of the charity’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on 29 September. Employees at Prior Scientific baked dozens of delicious cakes, raising over £120, an amount matched by the company, towards this very good cause. The winner of the bake-off was our Chief […]