This modern Leica EM UC6 ultramicrotome and several classical Porter-Blum MT-2b ultramicrotomes are available for thin sectioning of plastic embedded, processed biological materials and polymers using glass knives made with a LKB Model 7800 knifemaker or diamond knives.
- Ergonomic design
- Illumination control
- Touch-sensitive control unit
- Motorized knife stage for precision cutting of biological and material samples
Leica EM UC6 ultramicrotome and Diamond Knife components.
Acquisition of this equipment was supported by the National Science Foundation