Bio-Formats 5.5.0 is now available for Fiji from the Java 8 update site. If you have previously been using the Bio-Formats 5 update site, you will need to disable that as well as enabling the Java 8 site.
This release includes support for two new formats:
Olympus OIR - added support for Olympus .oir data (funded by a partnership between Glencoe Software and OLYMPUS EUROPA SE & Co. KG)
PerkinElmer Columbus - added support for PerkinElmer Columbus data
And several file fixes:
Andor Bio-Imaging Division (ABD) TIFF - fixed acquisition date format from MM/dd/yyyy to dd/MM/yyyy
Nikon NIS-Elements ND2 - corrected logic used to determined PixelType by parsing uiBpc tags
Hamamatsu ndpi - improved handling of channels in NDPIS datasets (thanks to Manuel Stritt)
Imspector OBF - fix for SAXParseException when description field in metadata is empty
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