A Critical Point Dryer is up and running

crytical point dryer and gold coated fly
November 16, 2018

RIL's critical point dryer is up and running for SEM sample preparation.

Critical point drying, in combination with the subsequent gold coating, is often used to prepare biological samples for SEM imaging.

Our critical point dryer at RIL is up and running now.

The inset picture shows a gold coated fruit fly sample prepared by Ryan Myers, a Medical School researcher.