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O.C.T. Compound Cryostat Embedding Medium | Case of 12

O.C.T. Compound Cryostat Embedding Medium | Case of 12

SKU: 4586
$199.95 Regular Price
$139.99Sale Price

Provides convenient specimen matrix for cryostat sectioning at temperatures of -10°C and below. It is a formulation of 10.24% polyvinyl alcohol, 4.26% polyethylene glycol and 85.5% nonreactive ingredients, being water soluble; it leaves no residue during staining.

    Introduced in 1999, Tissue-Plus O.C.T. Compound has been marketed under several well-known brands worldwide for use as an embedding medium for frozen tissue specimens to ensure optimal cutting temperature.

    • Clear, colorless solution, free of particles, water soluble cryostat embedding medium for tissue specimen sectioning and long term cold storage 
    • Provides convenient specimen matrix for cryostat sectioning at temperatures of -10°C and below 
    • Can be frozen between -10° and -80°C 
    • Leaves no residue on slides during staining procedure, eliminating undesirable background staining 
    • Provides an exact freeze point resulting in a homogenous matrix along with thinner sections 
    • Will not dull cryostat blades 
    • Manufactured using ISO 13485 and FDA quality systems 
    • Available in convenient 4oz. squeeze bottle

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