Electron Microscopy Sample Preparation

Dr. Abigail Reft oversees a fully equipped laboratory for Electron Microscopy sample preparation. Processing includes fixation, infiltration, sectioning, and staining. Equipment includes:

  • Leica EM UC7 ultramicrotome
  • Anatech Hummer 6.2 sputter coating device equipped with gold palladium target
  • Samdri PVT-3B critical point dryer
  • Glass knife maker