Biomedical Imaging Research Unit

Tissue processing

A full range of support equipment is available for specimen preparation for transmission electron microscopy.


Leica Ultracut UCT Ultramicrotome

Joan Liu (Dept of Anatomy with Radiology) using the Ultramicrotome.

EMS Glow Discharge Unit

Used to make hydrophobic filmed grids hydrophilic and negatively charged to improve sample absorption