Copyrights and Trademarks – LI-COR Biosciences

Copyrights & Trademarks

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LI-COR Biosciences Trademarks

Thank you in advance for properly referencing our trademarks. Please use this guide when you reference your LI-COR product.


  • LI-COR®
  • C-DiGit®
  • Chameleon®
  • D-DiGit®
  • EddyPro®
  • Empiria Studio®
  • FluxSuite®
  • Intercept®
  • IRDye®
  • Lambda U®
  • Odyssey®
  • Pearl®
  • SmartFlux®
  • Tovi®
  • WesternSure®
  • BoneTag™
  • CellTag™
  • Dynamic Assimilation™
  • Image Studio™
  • In-Cell Western™
  • MPX™
  • Multiphase Flash™
  • NewBlot™
  • RACiR™
  • Rapid Sensing™
  • Revert™
  • Sapphire700™
  • SoilFluxPro™
  • TriSonica™
  • VRDye™


LI-COR, FluxSuite, stylized 'D', and EddyPro are registered logos of LI-COR, Inc. in the United States and other countries.

Common LI-COR Naming Conventions:

Odyssey® Family

  • All uses of Odyssey should include 'Imager' or ‘Imaging System’ in the citation
  • Includes: Odyssey® DLx Imaging System, Odyssey® XF Imaging System, Odyssey® M Imaging System


  • All uses of C-DiGit should include Blot Scanner
  • Includes: C-DiGit Blot Scanner, C-DiGit Chemiluminescent Western Blot Scanner

Pearl® Family

  • All uses of Pearl should include 'Imager' or 'Imaging System' or 'Small Animal Imaging System' in the citation.
  • Includes: Pearl Impulse Imager, Pearl Impulse Imaging System, Pearl Impulse Small Animal Imaging System, Pearl Trilogy Imager, Pearl Trilogy Imaging System, Pearl Trilogy Small Animal Imaging System

IRDye® Infrared Dyes

  • The first citation in the document should be written out; subsequent references may be shortened to 'ICW'

Image Studio™ Software

  • All uses of Image Studio should include Software.
  • Includes: Image Studio Lite Software, Image Studio Software, Image Studio Western Blot Analysis Software

Dye Names:

Dye names should always use the IRDye® prefix. The IRDye prefix should always be followed by a space and then the accurate dye descriptor.

Correct Examples:

  • IRDye® 800CW NHS Ester
  • IRDye® 800CW 2-DG
  • IRDye® Protein Labeling Kit
  • IRDye® 800CW Goat Anti-Mouse

Incorrect Examples:

  • CW800
  • IRDye800CW
  • IRDye800
  • IRDye 800
  • NIR 800
  • RGD-800CW

Other Trademarks

AFLP is a registered trademark of Keygene, N.V.

Alexa Fluor is a registered trademark of Molecular Probes, Inc.

Borofloat is a registered trademark of Schott Jenaer Glas, GmgH LTD.

CellVue is a registered trademark for PTI Research, Inc.

Draq5 is a registered trademark of Biostatus Limited.

Gallup is a registered trademark of Gallup, Inc.

Mac iPad, iPod, and OS X are registered trademarks of Apple, Inc.

MapPairs is a registered trademark of Life Technologies Corporation.

Microsoft is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation.

PSVue is a registered trademark of Molecular Targeting Technologies, Inc.

Starphire is a registered trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.

All other trademarks belong to their respective owners.