ACQUIFER is a division of DITABIS AG

ACQUIFER was formed by researchers out of EMBL and KIT and is now a part of the DITABIS AG in Pforzheim, Germany. DITABIS is specialised in the OEM development and production of imaging systems, lab automation and medical devices.

The division ACQUIFER developed and now markets an Imaging Machine which is a unique imaging platform designed specifically for working with Zebrafish Embryos and other non-adherent samples. Production line engineered to be robust and reproducible, Imaging machine minimises experimental variability due to the device. To accommodate the large data files generated by HCS and other core facility tools they also developed the HIVE for transfer and secure storage of the data sets.