Asylum Research Company Profile

02:02 EDT 24th March 2018 | BioPortfolio

Started by former employees of Digital Instruments (now Veeco), Asylum Research opened its doors in April, 1999 with no venture capital funding. We are a company dedicated to innovative instrumentation for nanoscience and nanotechnology, with over 200+ years combined AFM/SPM experience from our scientists, engineers and software developers. Asylum Research shipped its first product within six months of its founding. Our flagship product, the MFP-3D, represents next generation AFM technology today, with unprecedented precision and image clarity. Our instruments are used for a variety of nanoscience applications in material science, polymers, chemistry, biomaterials, and bioscience, including single molecule mechanical experiments on DNA, protein unfolding and polymer elasticity, as well as force measurements for biomaterials, chemical sensing, polymers, colloidal forces, adhesion and more. Asylum Research also distributes third party cantilevers from Olympus, Nanoworld/Nanosensors, and also supplies a variety of accessories for AFM/SPM. We are dedicated to providing the most technically advanced AFM for researchers that want to take their experiments to the next level.


6310 Hollister Ave
Santa Barbara
United States of America


Phone: 805-696-6466
Fax: 805-696-6444

News Articles [41 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

People Running From Trump Are Getting Asylum In Canada

The country has been portrayed as a safe haven for asylum seekers, but not all Canadians are happy.

Fewer asylum seekers cross border into Canada over winter

Fall and winter saw a big drop in the number of asylum seekers from the United States crossing farmers' fields and dense forests on foot to reach Canada, officials said Wednesday. The northbound wave...

Hotter temperatures will accelerate migration of asylum-seekers to Europe

Researchers predict a rising number of asylum-seekers to the EU as global temperatures increase.

Belgium could offer Catalan leader asylum: minister

Belgium could offer asylum to Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont, the country's immigration minister has suggested, as the Spanish political crisis rages. Puigdemont was officially deposed b...

Greece on Turkey asylum row: democracies cannot threaten or be threatened

Greece dismissed Turkish anger on Sunday over its decision to grant asylum to a soldier who Ankara accuses of involvement in the abortive coup against President Tayyip Erdogan in July 2016. The soldi...

Hotter temperatures will accelerate migration of asylum-seekers to Europe, says study

(Columbia University) In a new study in Science, researchers at Columbia University predict a rising number of asylum-seekers to the EU as global temperatures increase.

Asylum seekers sue U.S. government over prolonged detention

By Reade Levinson NEW YORK (Reuters) - A group of migrants seeking asylum in the United States sued the Trump administration on Thursday, claiming the government is unfairly keeping them in custody w...

Turkey rages after 'coup' officer granted asylum in Greece

The Turkish foreign ministry on Saturday slammed a decision in Greece to grant asylum to a Turkish helicopter co-pilot, who fled the country after last year's failed coup, as "politically motivated" a...

PubMed Articles [705 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Screening for infectious diseases among asylum seekers newly arrived in Germany in 2015: a systematic single-centre analysis.

During the migrant crisis in 2015, Germany was the largest single recipient of new asylum seekers in Europe. The German asylum law requires a screening examination for certain infectious diseases in a...

Exploring the Relationship between Housing and Health for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in South Australia: A Qualitative Study.

Housing is an important social determinant of health; however, little is known about the impact of housing experiences on health and wellbeing for people from refugee and asylum-seeking backgrounds. I...

The spectrum of care for pediatric refugees and asylum seekers at a tertiary health care facility in Switzerland in 2015.

The aim of this retrospective study was to describe the epidemiology and spectrum of infections of admitted pediatric refugees and asylum seekers in a tertiary referral hospital in a high-income count...

Tuberculosis Among Refugees and Asylum Seekers: Tuberculosis Screening on Arrival and Case Management.

The statement of the Federal Association of Physicians of Public Health Services provides recommendations concerning tuberculosis screening of refugees and asylum seekers on arrival specific to differ...

Living Outside the Gender Box in Mexico: Testimony of Transgender Mexican Asylum Seekers.

To explore preimmigration experiences of violence and postimmigration health status in male-to-female transgender individuals (n = 45) from Mexico applying for asylum in the United States.

Clinical Trials [1011 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Randomized Controlled Trial of Narrative Exposure Therapy Compared to Treatment as Usual for Traumatized Refugees

In this study we want to compare Narrative Exposure Therapy to Treatment as Usual for traumatized refugees and asylum seekers in the Mid- Norway region. Clinicians in psychiatric outpatien...

Swedish Age Assessment Study

It is important that asylum seekers should have as accurate age assessment as possible and that children's fundamental rights are met by choosing methods based on best available knowledge....

Culture-sensitive Emotion Regulation Group Therapy for Traumatized Refugees

There is a lack of studies on treatment effect in traumatised refugees. Recent findings indicate that emotion regulation deficits play a key role in PTSD also among traumatized refugees an...

Mental Health in Refugees and Asylum Seekers

The objective of this study is to investigate a stepped and collaborative care model (SCCM) for adolescent and adult refugees suffering from depression living in Germany.

Research Participants' Views on the Ethics of Clinical Research

This pilot study will explore the usefulness of a series of questions asking about views of research from the perspective of minority and economically disadvantaged research participants. ...

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