Facilitate quick, reliable processing of FNAs, tissue fragments, and cell buttons with the Thermo Scientific Shandon Cytoblock Cell Block Preparation System.
- Increases ability to process scanty or unseen material for cell block and reduces loss of critical material
- Suitable for immunohistochemical techniques
- Replaces time-consuming and costly agar and thrombin techniques
- Requires phosphate-free fixative on processor, such as Thermo Scientific Shandon fixatives Zinc Formal-Fixx, Formal-Fixx, or Glyo-Fixx (formalin substitute) or simply bypass formalin fixation steps on processor
- Cytoblock system can also be run on a rapid biopsy program