Tissue-Tek® Embedding Rings
Made from polystyrene and reinforced with the dual bar centre support to prevent warping, these rings have a cross-hatch surface design that provide excellent paraffin bonding for clamping and sectioning.
Tissue-Tek® Base Molds for Embedding Rings
Made from high quality stainless steel for optimal thermal conductivity, and they have a well-polished surface for easy paraffin block removal. All of the corners are rounded for good paraffin ribboning. These Base Molds are for all applications in specimen embedding with Tissue-Tek® Embedding Rings shown above.
Tissue-Tek® Embedding Supplies; Sakura Finetek
Tissue-Tek® Mold Release, Concentrate
Use this solution to coat base molds to ensure complete separation of embedding paraffin from the mold. The working solution is prepared by adding 5 ml of Concentrate to 95 ml of ethyl alcohol or isopropyl alcohol. Molds are dipped in solution and dried prior to use.
Tissue-Tek® Cryomold®; Sakura Finetek
These disposable plastic Cryomolds produce a uniformly shaped flat surface specimen block with tissue freezing medium (O.C.T.) for frozen sectioning, Standard Cryomold fits directly into Cryobar® freezing wells of the Tissue-Tek® II microtome/cryostat. Use a Cryomold® adapter to adapt smaller biopsy and intermediate Cryomold® molds to freezing wells on the Cryobar® unit.
Cryomold® Specimen Holders
Plastic Cryomold®, round shapes with a tab for easy handling. Available in standard and biopsy configurations. The standard mold measures 22mm (D) x 5mm deep. The Biopsy mold measures 15mm (D) x 5mm deep.
Tissue-Tek® O.C.T Compound
Easily orient specimens with Tissue-Tek® O.C.T Compound using the Cryomold® technique
The Tissue-Tek® Manual slide staining set
In combination with the ready to use Tissue-Tek® H&E Staining Kit, assures a consistent quality. The lightweight packaging of the H&E Staining Kit contains matching volume of the staining set reservoirs. Furthermore the use of pouches, prevents further waste and reduces the exposure of hazardous chemicals to your staff. The Tissue-Tek® staining pouches protect the staining solutions against light, ensuring quality.