Neuroscience Microtomy Core
The Neuroscience Institute Microtomy Core feature two cryostats and a sledge microtome for frozen sections; two rotary microtomes for paraffin embedded material; and a Vibratome for sectioning unembedded tissue.
Leica CM3050 Cryostat (this machine requires online scheduling through Imaging Center calendar)
Microm Sledge Microtome
Vibratome 1500 Sectioning System
Leitz AO Spencer 820 rotatory microtome
Leitz 1512 rotatory microtome
Reichart-Jung Tissue Embedding Center for paraffin, and warmed water bath and slide warmer
Leica-Jung Frigocut 2800E Cryostat
Location, Price, and Scheduling
All items are currently available free of charge. Located on the 3rd floor of the Link building. Please visit the web calendar to schedule equipment use. New users, please contact Amanda Preston at 448-5976 or by firstname.lastname@example.org for instructions and signup.
For questions contact:
Phone: (901) 448-5976
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
875 Monroe Ave, Suite 426
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-5960
Fax: (901) 448-4685
426 Wittenborg Anatomy Building
William E. Armstrong, Ph.D.
Anton J. Reiner, Ph.D.
Administrative Services Assistant:
Brandy Fleming, M.S.