Leica EM FCS Low Temperature Sectioning System fitted on Ultracut UCT

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Features: - For ultrathin sectioning of fresh unprocessed specimens at low temperature using liquid nitrogen.

Staff-in-charge:

- Josie
Back-up Support: - Anny / Samuel
Location: LIBSB 108C

 

Leica UC7 Ultratome

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Features: - For thin sectioning of conventional resin embedded specimens for transmission electron microscopy.

Staff-in-charge:

- Josie
Back-up Support: - Anny / Samuel
Location: LIBSB 108C

 

Leica KF80 Metal Mirror Cryo-fixation System

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Features: - For quick fixation of fresh biological specimens at low temperature for immunological study under the electron microscope.

Staff-in-charge:

- Josie
Back-up Support: - Anny / Samuel
Location: LIBSB 108

 

Leica Automatic Freeze Substitution System

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Features: - For preparation of resin blocks for subsequent sectioning and immunogold labeling for observation under the transmission electron microscope;

- The whole process works at a subzero deg. Celsius environment in an electrically controlled temperature dewar filled with liquid nitrogen.

Staff-in-charge:

- Josie
Back-up Support: - Anny / Samuel
Location: LIBSB 108