Leica Microsystems designs and manufactures scientific instruments, namely optical microscopes, for the study and analysis of micro and nanostructures. Leica emerged in 1997 as a successor company to Ernst Leitz GmbH, founded in 1869. Since 2005, Leica has been a subsidiary of Danaher Corporation. The Leica brand is recognized around the world for its instruments of incredible precision and accuracy. Leica is a manufacturer of digital microscopes, stereomicroscopes, confocal laser scanners, and related imaging systems. Professionals in science research, surgical specializations, materials sciences, forensics, education, and manufacturing industries use Leica microscopes. Save money on valuable Leica Microsystems’ used and refurbished equipment at ValueTronics.com.