histology - cryostat

***Currently located in Dr. Birla 's Laboratory (2nd floor SERC Bldg.)***

The Thermo Shandon Cryotome SME is a motorized electronic cryotome designed for cutting frozen sections from fixed and unfixed specimens.

* Users must provide their own disposable blades (e.g., Shandon MX35 Premier Microtome Blade), cryocassettes (various diameters – 10mm, 25mm, 35mm, and 45mm), and mounting media.


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User Fees

Charges will be assessed based on the greater of scheduled time or actual use time.

User Category
Affliated User $10.00/hr
UH non-affiliated User $15.00/hr
External Academic or non-profit $22.50/hr
Other $40.00/hr