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Clinical Applications

When a surgeon requests an intraoperative consultation, you must be ready. Cryostats by Leica Biosystems help you meet requests for immediate results by quickly, reliably and safely cutting accurate frozen sections.


Choose the cryosectioning solution that helps you to prepare accurate frozen sections for your application

Histopathology Laboratory Applications

Select the Leica CM1950 for large specimen numbers and varying specimen types. Available with optional vacuum cleaning system for optimized safety and motorized sectioning to improve reproducibility.

Select the Leica CM1860 UV or CM1860 for quality sections and smart safety features.


Ergonomy And Precision

The Leica CM3050 S is designed for time‐consuming cryosectioning jobs. The ergonomic design allows you to work comfortably while sitting, a motorized drive and section counter improve reproducibility.


Leica CM1950

Most popular cryostat for clinical applications combining large capacity with user safety.

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Leica CM1860 UV

Cryostat for routine histopathology applications with UVC for increased user safety.

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Leica CM1860

Cryostat for routine histopathology applications.

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Leica CM3050 S

Ergonomic cryosectioning in sitting position for time‐consuming jobs.

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Leica CM3600 XP

Fully computerized cryomacrotome for whole‐body sectioning of small animals.

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The Art of Frozen Tissue Sectioning
Freezing Biological Samples

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