Biomedical Engineering : Lab
Cleveland Clinic’s Department of Biomedical Engineering is committed to investigation, innovation and translation of scientific discoveries to enhance patient care. Medical innovation is at the heart of our mission – indeed, our "calling" – and we have a proven track record of patenting and product commercialization.
Blocks of frozen tissue are cut onto slides with a cryotome.
The processing, embedding, cutting and staining of tissue for observation in a microscope
Placement of processed sample into wax block for sectioning
The cutting of embedded tissue onto slides (also "cryosectioning")
Preparation of tissue for sectioning
Automated and hand staining with standard and special dyes