The Compresstome® VF-200 is our best semi-automatic tissue slicer used to section live tissue for electrophysiology and imaging studies. If you are looking to section both fresh and fixed tissue for immunohistochemistry, please explore the VF-300-0Z.
The VF-200 is our semi-automatic tissue slicer most ideal for:
How is the Compresstome® different from other vibrating microtomes?
You can read about a discussion thread on ResearchGate on selecting the best tissue slicer for your research.
The Compresstome® is also referenced as one of the best machines to cut adult and senior brain slices on Brain Slice Methods.
Products we recommend to purchase with VF-200:
To reduce contamination when working with both fresh and fixed tissue we recommend purchasing additional:
Consumables we recommend for quality use include: