For which applications / fields of research would I typically use the Leica EM ICE?
Biology Research: Cell biology, Structural biology, Optogenetics, Neurobiology. Industrial Research: Food, Cosmetics, Composite Materials.
How long is the recovery time between the freezing cycles?
1 minute only.
How long does it take from loading the sample in the specimen carrier to having it frozen?
1 second only.
How much LN2 do I need for using the instrument a whole day?
30 liter LN2 daily consumption are needed – including cooling down
Do I need any synchronization fluids?
No - no alcohol or additional synchronization fluids are used in this system.
How long is the cooling down time?
Do I have to fill the LN2 Dewar completely in order to operate the instrument?
No, the instrument can be operated with minimum 8 – 10 liter of