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About Synoptics

Founded in 1985, Synoptics is a multi-division company providing laboratories with imaging solutions across a range of applications. With imaging experts from the University of Cambridge and a growing knowledge of camera technology, frame grabbing, and image capture techniques, the company enhanced its range within digital imaging.

Explore the Synoptics Family

Synoptics Ltd designs and manufactures scientific instruments based on digital imaging, water purification, and vacuum oven processing for the life science research, microbiology, and molecular markets. Based in Cambridge, Synoptics is a global company supporting laboratories worldwide. Synoptics focus on the application of digital imaging technology through our Syngene and Synbiosis divisions and water purification and vacuum technologies through its Fistreem and Gallenkamp divisions. See our family below:

Fistreem International produces a range of world-leading water purification products and accessories.

Synbiosis provides equipment to save time and people power by automating the process of microbial colony counting and zone sizing.

Syngene produces advanced systems for the documentation and analysis of gels to support molecular biologists with high quality analysis.

Gallenkamp manufactures Life Science Equipment products with a focus on vacuum ovens.

News and More

2904, 2024

Synoptics at Analytica 2024

April 29th, 2024|Categories: #SynopticsLife|Tags: , |

Hear from our Marketing Specialist, Kirsty McGlashan, about their first trip to Analytica. Head over to our ‘Meet the Team’ page and learn more about the rest of our talented staff! https://www.synoptics.co.uk/meet-the-team/ Getting to Munich [...]

503, 2024

What pretreatment is best for Fistreem Stills?

March 5th, 2024|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Fistreem International specialises in manufacturing water purification products. The Cyclon and Calypso water Stills are known globally for producing reliable Type II water in labs. To support these systems, Fistreem offers a range of pretreatments.

1801, 2024

All you need to know about the NEW NuGenius XE

January 18th, 2024|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Syngene is committed to providing the best imaging technology available. That's why we've recently upgraded the NuGenius to include a built-in PC. The NuGenius XE model features superior connectivity, a compact benchtop design, and a [...]