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Leica Ultracut S. Ultramicrotome

Leica Ultracut S. Ultramicrotome Leica Ultracut S. Ultramicrotome

Ultramicrotomy is a procedure for cutting specimens into extremely thin slices, or sections, for viewing in the transmision electron microscopy. Making use of a diamond blade it achieves thin (1-2 μm) as well as ultrathin (≈ 60 nm) slices of sample embedded in resin.

Laboratory using this equipment

Microscopy Unit
Servicio Interdepartamental de Investigación
UNE-EN ISO 9001
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