Semrock manufactures, in volume, high-performance optical filters that set the standard in optical filters for the biotech and analytical instrumentation markets. Semrock`s patented and patent-pending products include the highly acclaimed BrightLine series of fluorescence filters for microscopy, high-throughput screening, real-time PCR, and other fluorescence-based instrumentation, exceptional filters for Raman spectroscopy, and unique biomedical laser system optics. Semrock`s innovative products are made possible by combining modern ion-beam sputtering with Semrock`s proprietary technology. Founded in September 2000, Semrock is based in Rochester, New York, a well-known center of optics, and has sales offices throughout the United States. In 2008, Semrock became the first company in the IDEX Optics & Photonics platform. For additional information about Semrock, its products, and its team of international distributors, visit the company website at www.semrock.com.