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Cryostar NX70 Cryotom Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. CryoStar™ NX70 Cryostat

Basic Information

Name: Cryostar NX70 Cryotom
Manufacturer: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
Model: CryoStar™ NX70 Cryostat
Facility: Department of Neurosurgery, Section Experimental Neurosurgery/ Tumor Immunology (NCH-FOR)
Partner: Technische Universität Dresden (TUD)
Partner: University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden (UKD)


The Thermo Scientific™ CryoStar™ NX70 Cryostat can ideally accommodate both research needs and those of clinical laboratories. This easy-to-use device has been ergonomically designed and benefits from adjustable height positions. The integrated electronic height adjustment enables the device to be used from either a sitting or a standing position, with a height range of 32 to 44 inches.

The cryochamber has a larger working area and storage capacity, with beneficial LED lighting and an integrated color LCD touch screen display for enhanced visualization. The cryobar, blade holder and object holder can be rapidly cooled with the Rapid Response Temperature Control.


Standard Features

  • Knife advance
  • Designations for both low and high blade holders
  • Multi-axis specimen orientation
  • High quality motorized sectioning
  • Specimen retraction


Optional Features

  • Cold Disinfection with Cryostar NX70 D
  • Vacutome with Cryostar NV70 V
  • Both Cold Disinfection and Vacutome with Cryostar NX70 DV


Ease of Use

  • Large open chamber with bright LED lighting
  • Integrated color LCD touch screen
  • Joystick


Temperature Control

  • Precise control through periods of prolonged use 
  • Rapid Response Temperature Control cools object holder, blade holder and cryobar only


Comfortable Ergonomic Design

  • Integrated electronic hight adjustment from 32 to 44 inches
  • Form-fitting front panel and arm rest to reduce user fatigue


Includes: Low-profile blade holder, high-profile blade holder or 16cm steel knife carrier

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Points of Contact

Prof. Dr. Hanns Achim Temme
+49 (0) 351 458-7011
+49 (0) 351 458-7305


Last Update

Last updated at: 13 July 2017 at 11:54:12