LEICA EM-PACT 1
The LEICA EM-PACT1 is a high pressure freezer allowing the freezing of biological sample. (adherents or airborne cells, tissus…) without chemical fixation.
Used with liquid nitrogen
Treatment of sample of 1.5mm of diameter and of 200µm thick.
Until 40 freezing cycle per hour.
Sample storage in liquid nitrogen.
This system is used for cryofixation of biological sample ultrastructure in order to allow the electronic microscope observation (ultrastructure ou immunolabelling).