Correlative Microscopy Coverslips®

EMS introduces a simple coverslip with a grid image that allows cells to grow and later be analyzed under brightfield or fluorescence microscopy before being further processed and sectioned for EM or other analysis. These unique coverslips do all that.


Light Microscopy, Fluorescence, Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM), Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM), High-Pressure Cryofixation


  • Reticle film has been thoroughly tested with cell culture
  • Good growth of cell culture (equivalent to conventional media)
  • Good adhesion to the substrate without cell polylysine
  • Resistant to normal chemicals used in electron microscopy
  • No oxygen retention, compatible resin LR White
  • Good optical quality in brightfield & UV fluorescence
  • Excellent transparency
  • Does not deform at temperatures (positive 100C and negative liquid N2)
  • Rigid, does not float in the middle of culture
  • Easy to handle and cut with a knife or micro-punch
  • Simple sterilisation using alcohol or UV
  • Detaches easily from resin after polymerisation
  • Low cost


Cat. # Squares Surface square
unit size
Avg. cells / sq. unit*
66108-01 100 5 x 1 mm 0.01 mm2 2-3
66108-02 200 100 mm 0.5 mm2 20-25
66108-03 100 100 mm 1 mm2 40-50
Cat # Description Pack Price Quote Quantity
Cat #: 66108-01 Description: Correlative 10x10 Grid, 0.1mm Coverslip Pack: 25 Pack Price: $117.00 Add to Quote:
Cat #: 66108-02 Description: Correlative 20x20 Grid, 0.5mm Coverslip Pack: 25 Pack Price: $94.00 Add to Quote:
Cat #: 66108-03 Description: Correlative 10x10 Grid, 1mm Coverslip Pack: 25 Pack Price: $95.00 Add to Quote: