• Organization TypeGoods Supplier, Service Providers
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1988

MBF Bioscience

About MBF Bioscience A rich history of creating the future of bioscience They design quantitative imaging and visualization software for stereology, neuron reconstruction, vascular analysis, c. elegans behavior analysis and medical education - integrated with the world’s leading microscope systems - to empower your research. Their development team and staff scientists are actively engaged with leading bioscience researchers, and constantly work to refine their products based on state-of-the-art scientific advances. Whether you are interested in design-based stereology, neuron reconstruction, brain mapping, whole brain imaging, whole slide imaging, worm tracking, or vascular analysis, you can be confident that their products include the most current protocols available to keep you on the cutting edge with accurate results. Founded as MicroBrightField, LLC. in 1988, they changed their name to MBF Bioscience in 2005 to reflect the expansion of their products and services to new microscopy techniques in all fields of biological research and education. While they continue to specialize in neuroscience research, their products are also used extensively in cancer, cardiac, pulmonary, kidney, stem cell, and toxicology research. Their commitment to innovative products and unrivaled customer support has gained high praise from distinguished scientists who use their products all over the world, and resulted in MBF expanding into a global business with offices in North America, Europe, Japan, and China. Their flagship products Stereo Investigator® and Neurolucida® are the most widely-used analysis systems of their kind. Their software allows you to easily obtain accurate quantitative measurements from microscope images, whether from brightfield, wide field fluorescence, light sheet, 2 photon or laser-scanning confocal microscopes, and they back up their products with a support team that is world-renowned for its dedication to keeping customers productive. In May 2013 MBF Bioscience received the prestigious Tibbetts Award at a ceremony conducted at the White House in Washington, D.C.  The Tibbetts Award is presented annually by the U.S. Small Business Administration to companies who are beacons of promise and models of excellence in high technology.  In 2007, 2009 and 2010 they earned the distinction of being named one of the Best Places to Work in Vermont. The award honors employers who strive to create better workplaces for their employees, in turn benefiting the state’s economy. Also in 2007, their president Jack Glaser received the United States Small Business Administration’s Vermont Small Business Person of the Year award. He was selected for his outstanding leadership related to his company’s staying power, growth, sales, innovation, and community contributions. Every day, they continue their work of bringing you innovative products, to help you make the most of your research. More than 1,000 labs in 45 countries trust MBF Bioscience for their analysis software for one simple reason. They are dedicated to your success.
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Contract Awards

Provision of Upgrade Services for Imaging Software

National Institutes of Health (NIH) - United States, United States Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS)

Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • Williston
  • 185 Allen Brook Lane, Suite 101