Science in Action


High-end modular PMT fluorometers are abundant in research labs. And now, HORIBA Scientific has developed the perfect supplement for these highly capable research spectrofluorometers.

Duetta™ is the first two-in-one fluorescence and absorbance fluorometer. Duetta is perfect for those who visit your lab to get a quick spectra measurement, since it can collect both fluorescence and absorbance spectra. And with its new super intuitive, touch screen EzSpec™ software, you won’t have to spend time training people to run it. Read more...


Law enforcement officers in Raleigh, North Carolina arrest and bring a suspect into the Wake County Detention Center hundreds of times a week. Staff members of Raleigh/Wake City-County Bureau of Identification (CCBI) collect fingerprints, photographs, and DNA from arrestees during routine booking procedures. 

In one case, using an innovation created by SPEX Forensics, a division of HORIBA Instruments, a suspect was subsequently linked by fingerprints to 32 different outstanding felony cases.  Read More...