Tag Archives: Vibratome

Look for the Compresstome® on ResearchGate

A Social Network for Scientists Described by the New York Times as a “mashup of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn”, ResearchGate is a social network bringing together academics from around the globe. The media may focus on the big guns of the tech world, but quietly now Researchgate has become an instrumental tool for scientists around […]

See the Compresstome Live at SFN 2018!

Visit Us at SFN Society for Neuroscience (SfN) is the largest neuroscience society in the world. This year, the SfN conference will be held in San Diego, CA between November 3rd – 7th, and Precisionary Instruments will be in Booth #2737 showcasing the newest Compresstome® vibratomes. Why does Precisionary Instruments Attend SfN? Each year, Precisionary […]

Coring Tools for the Compresstome Vibratome

Do you need coring tools for research? If you work with precision-cut tissue, then chances are you need coring tools for tissue slice prep! Many of our customers have asked for coring tools, and we are delighted to announce that Precisionary Instruments now offers coring tools in a wide variety of diameters! Used to prepare […]

Scientific Support at Precisionary Instruments

We are Here to Support Your Research We’ve all worked on something and hit a road block, right? When this happens, do you receive the answers you need right away? In the scientific community, colleagues are busy, user manuals are misplaced or really lengthy, and finding the answer you need can be downright frustrating. That’s […]

See the Advantages of Auto Zero-Z® Technology!

Do you want the best possible tissue slices every time you section tissue? The Compresstome® vibratomes comes with patented Auto Zero-Z® technology that will give you even and consistent slices every time you cut. Compresstome® models are equipped with Auto Zero-Z® technology during manufacturing, so when you receive your model, you can start working on […]

New Cutting Blades: Tungsten Carbide Blades!

Introducing new tungsten carbide cutting blades Precisionary Instruments now provides tungsten carbide cutting blades for use with all Compresstome vibratome models! These blades are custom made to fit our VF-200, VF-200-0Z, VF-300, VF-300-0Z, and VF-700-0Z tissue slicers. Larger custom made tungsten carbide blades are also available for the VF-800-0Z and VF-900-0Z vibratomes. What is tungsten […]

Compresstome® Lab Feature: The Albelda Lab at the University of Pennsylvania

Meet Dr. Astero Klampatsa, who uses the Compresstome vibratome for thoracic cancer research at the University of Pennsylvania! The Compresstome® Vibratome in the Albelda Lab: Dr. Astero Klampatsa works at the Penn Center for Lung Biology, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine at Penn. Her lab is headed by principle investigator Dr. Steve […]

Superior Customer Service at Precisionary Instruments

We Value Our Customers At Precisionary Instruments, we highly value our Compresstome customers and strive to meet all of your expectations for tissue slicing. This is one of the qualities that help distinguish our company in the field from competitors. We understand that customers have a choice where they purchase their next vibratome. Our goal […]

Compresstome® Vibratome Rental Program

Do you want to demo a vibratome before you purchase it?   Do you have an urgent need for a vibratome in your lab, but are waiting for funding? Precisionary Instruments offers the only vibratome Rental Program worldwide. We allow researchers to lease any Compresstome® tissue slicer on a monthly basis. We allow you to […]

Cutting Blades for Vibratomes

One of the most commonly asked questions for us is: “What type of cutting blade should I use with my vibratome or Compresstome®?” We’re here to help you answer this question! There are numerous type of cutting blades on the market, and at Precisionary Instruments, we recommend the following types of blades with the Compresstome® […]