A fast, and versatile whole slide scanner for quantitative analysis
MBF Bioscience > TissueScope

Product Overview

The TissueScope, engineered in collaboration with Huron Digital Pathology, is a fast and versatile whole slide scanner that is super-charged with MBF Bioscience big data handling technology to easily stream high-quality image data to quantitative analysis with all of MBF Bioscience software.


Key Benefits

The best in whole slide imaging, only better.

Newly redesigned, the award-winning TissueScope LE scanner sets the standard for versatility, throughput, and ease of use. Scan up to twelve 1” x 3” brightfield slides, up to six 2” x 3” slides, or any size slide up to 6”x 8”.

Imaging Mode


Slide Formats

25mm x 75mm (1″ x 3″)

50mm x 75mm (2″ x 3″)

Whole mount slides up to 150mm x 200mm (6″ x 8″)

Optical Resolution

0.75 NA

Resolution (µm/pixel)

0.2 at 40X

0.4 at 20X

Scan Speed

<1 minute per slide, 15mm x 15mm @20X magnification

File Format

Non-proprietary 24-bit RGB Pyramidal BigTIFF

Uncompressed, or JPEG 2000 Compression

Export to JPEG, Flat TIFF and LZW Compressed TIFF

Dimensions & Weight

61cm (24.1″) Width
56cm (22.2″) Length
40cm (15.9″) Height
39Kg (85lbs) Weight




One year

Download TissueScope product sheet here.

Who Is Using TissueScope?

TissueScope is used across the globe by the most prestigious laboratories. 

News About TissueScope

Cited in Peer Reviewed Scientific Publications

MBF’s utility is underscored by the number of references it receives in the worlds most important scientific publications.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Does TissueScope only work with brightfield images?

Currently, it only supports brightflield images.

How fast is the scanner?

<1 minute per slide, 15mm x 15mm at 20X magnification.

Can TissueScope accomodate different slide sizes?

Yes. Our unique tray-based slide holder safely scans multiple
slide sizes from 1” x 3” to 6” x 8”.

Can TissueScope image chipped slides?

Whether you have thick slides, chipped slides, or multiple bar codes - we can image them.


Robust Professional Support

Our service sets us apart, with a team that includes Ph.D. neuroscientists, experts in microscopy, stereology, neuron reconstruction, and image processing.  We’ve also developed a host of additional support services, including:

  • Forums
    We have over 25 active forums where open discussions take place.
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  • On-Site/Training
    We’ve conducted over 750 remote software installations.
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  • Webinars
    We’ve created over 55 webinars that demonstrate our products & their uses.
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At MBF, we’ve spent decades understanding the needs of researchers and their labs — and have a suite of products and solutions that have been specifically designed for the needs of today’s most important and advanced labs. Our commitment to you is to spend time with you discussing the needs of your lab — so that we can make sure the solutions we provide for you are exactly what you’ll need. It’s part of our commitment to supporting you — before, during, and after you’ve made your decision. We look forward to talking with you!

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