Thermo Scientific™

Shandon™ Cytoblock™ Cell Block Preparation System

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Anatomical Pathology

Facilitate quick, reliable processing of FNAs, tissue fragments, and cell buttons with the Thermo Scientific™ Shandon™ Cytoblock™ Cell Block Preparation System.
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  • 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