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Histology and Light Microscopy

arrow13Cyto-Tek® Centrifuge from Sakura Finetek

Enhance Your Cell Preparation - Proven Reliability

Cyto-Tek® Centrifuge arrow10CYTO-TEK® Cytocentrifuge

Three Chamber sizes for samples from 0.1 to 12 ml:

  • 1, 6, and 12 ml disposable chambers accommodate a wide range of sample sizes
  • One size fits all: the 1 ml filter combines versatility with convenience; handles all routine specimens up to 1 ml with only one set of accessories
  • User-selectable, rectangular viewing/target areas: 49, 196, and 420 mm2 essentially eliminates the need for multiple slides
  • Viewing area up to 14 x 30 mm
  • Dimensions in cm (W x D x H): 38 x 49 x 23
  • Dimensions in inches (W x D x H): 15 x 19 x 9
  • Weight: 26 lbs (12 kg)

Place acceleration, automatically controlled

  • Ensures specimen integrity through automatic, microprocessor-controlled, optional acceleration
  • Paced acceleration is “Always On", eliminating operator bias in assessing cell fragility
  • Accommodates fragile cells requiring delicate handling
  • Speed adjusts from 500 to 2,500 rpm in 10-rpm increments
  • Programmable times range from 1 to 60 minutes in 1 minute increments

Digital controls

  • Speed and time settings are retained in memory with a battery backup
  • Streamlined touch pad and 3 digital displays control and monitor all functions
  • Easy to use, easy to train

Enhanced Safety Features

  • Sealable rotor housing with locking lid reduces aerosol exposure
  • Transportable housing protects operator while loading or unloading specimens
  • Rotor housing monitor system alerts operator when rotor is out of balance
  • Autoclavable rotor housing allows for safe and easy sterilization

Reliable

  • Manufactured with the same quality care as all other Tissue-Tek® instruments
  • Enjoy years of trouble-free operation with virtually no maintenance required

Efficiently silent

  • Even at maximum speed, the Cyto-Tek runs smoothly and quietly

Superior clinical performance

  • A consistently high rate of cellular recovery is extremely important for accurate morphological evaluation of cerebrospinal fluid
  • Well-defined rectangular target area for optimal results
  • Better preservation of cellular structure
  • With a G force of up to 735, the Cyto-Tek can handle low molecular weight organisms such as microbacteria and viruses
  • Operates on 115 VAC, 60 Hz

References

1. Kobayashi TK, Ueda M, Yamaki T, Yakushiji M. Evaluation of cytocentrifuge apparatus with special reference to the cellular recovery rate. Diagn Cytopathol. 1992; 8(4): 420-423
2. Saceanu CA, Pfeiffer NC, McLean T. Evaluation of sputum smears concentrated by cytocentrifugation for detection of acid-fast bacilli. J. Clin Microbiol. 1993; 31:2371-2374

Not for sale overseas
Catalog # Tissue-Tek Description Pack Price  
62600-10 4325 Cyto-Tek® 2500 Centrifuge each 11,950.00 Add to Cart
62600-10-01 4301 Cyto-Tek® 1 ml Chamber Kit 50/cs 265.00 Add to Cart

Cyto-Tek® Centrifuge Funnel Chamberarrow10 Cyto-Tek® Centrifuge Funnel Chamber

Enhance your cell recovery up to 100%

  • Highly polished specimen chamber that minimizes cell attachment
  • 33% thicker clamp wall (for greater claming tension) that provides paced fluid absorption
  • Window ledge to help secure filter and keep cells in target area
  • "V" cutout to add rigidity helping to hold funnel chamberin place

Ordering

Not for sale overseas
Catalog # Tissue-Tek Description Pack Price  
62610-01 4329 1 ml Fluid Chamber 200/cs 344.00 Add to Cart
62610-50 4333 1 ml Filter Paper 200/cs 105.00 Add to Cart
62610-55 4336 1 ml Base Holder 200/cs 388.00 Add to Cart
62610-60 4335 1 ml Chamber Cap 200/cs 92.00 Add to Cart
62612-06 4331 6 ml Fluid Chamber 12/cs 480.00 Add to Cart
62612-50 4327 6 ml Gasket 25/pk 154.00 Add to Cart
62614-12 4328 12 ml Fluid Chamber 12/cs 480.00 Add to Cart
62614-50 4337 12 ml Gasket 25/cs 154.00 Add to Cart
62615-12 4326 6-/12 ml Base Holder 12/cs 612.00 Add to Cart
62615-25 4334 6-/12 ml Chamber Cap 25/cs 109.00 Add to Cart

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