Asylum Research

6310 Hollister Avenue
Santa Barbara, CA 93117
Phone: (805) 696-6466
Fax: (805) 696-6444
Contact: Terry Mehr

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Bioscience Field

Bioscience Instruments




Asylum Research is a premier manufacturer of advanced Scanning Probe/ Atomic Force Microscopes for nanoscience and technology. Its flagship product, the MFP-3D AFM, offers unprecedented precision, high resolution imaging and flexibility. Its instruments are used for a variety of nanoscience applications in material science, polymers, chemistry, biomaterials, and bioscience, including single molecule mechanical experiments on DNA, protein unfolding and polymer elasticity, as well as force measurements for biomaterials, chemical sensing, polymers, colloidal forces, adhesion and more.


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