Which cryostat system to buy???

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From:Ian Montgomery <ian.montgomery@bio.gla.ac.uk>
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Date:Tue, 4 May 1999 17:17:13 +0000
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>Date: Mon, 03 May 1999 15:51:42 -0500
>From: "Masayuki Miyagishima, MD" <mmiyagis+@pitt.edu>
>Subject: Which cryostat system to buy???
>To: HistoNet Server <HistoNet@pathology.swmed.edu>
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>Hello, all histoneter, again.
>
>Our lab decided to buy a cryostat system.  We decided to get one because
>we have to cut a lot of serial sections (150 sections per one animal) of
>mice carotid artery.  We are now using a cryostat in hisology lab, but
>we need our own to speed up the project.  We have no idea which
>cryosystem to buy.  I remember somebody was recommending Leica system.
>Can anybody give me some advice?   I also remember some said accu-edge
>disposable blade is the best, but was it for paraffin system?  Has
>anyone tried cryojane system?
>
>Any subjective opinion is welcome!
>
>Thank you very much in advance.
>
>
>--
>Masayuki Miyagishima, MD
>University of Pittsburgh,
>Department of Surgery
>412-647-2345, and ask the hospital operator to page 3228, please.
>

Masayuki,
	Contact Alan Bright (Bright@dial.pipex.com) and let him tell you
about his excellent range of cryostats.
Ian.

Dr. Ian Montgomery,
West Medical Building,
University of Glasgow,
Glasgow,
G12 8QQ,
Scotland.
Tel: 0141 339 8855 Extn. 6602.
Fax: 0141 330 4100.
e-mail: ian.montgomery@bio.gla.ac.uk





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