|With all sorts of tissue slice models on the market, how do you know when to use what type of instrument? In this article, we will review the most common types of tissue slicers, and discuss the best research and clinical applications of each type of equipment.
Main Types of Tissue Slicers:
A tissue slicer is used to do exactly as its name implies: to cut tissue samples! Making tissue slices of consistent and controllable thicknesses is important because it allows for biologists and clinicians to obtain a standardized sample for further processing and experiments. The main types of tissues slicers include the following: