The Bio-Formats Library
Bio-Formats, the solution for reading proprietary microscopy image data and metadata.
Bio-Formats is developed by the Open Microscopy Environment consortium, including development teams at LOCI at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Dundee and Glencoe Software. Licensing and citing information is on the OME licensing page.
Bio-Formats 5 improves support for High Content Screening, time lapse imaging, digital pathology and other complex multidimensional image formats, reading and converting over 130 file formats to the OME-TIFF data standard.