Leica CM1950 Cryostat

System location: HBTM 7th floor room 07006D


To schedule a training session or pilot on the system, please contact Lai Ding ( lding@bwh.harvard.edu)

Reservation is through the Partners Core Management System (PCMS). Users need to register through the PCMS website (see below), then request training. https://researchcores.partners.org/nts/about


Users are responsible for bringing their own knife/blade and tissue freezing medium.

Technical specifications for the CM1950 Cryostat can be found on the Leica website.



PUBLICATION ACKNOWLEDGEMENT: If support from the NeuroTechnology Studio results in a research paper or other public presentation, please acknowledge this support by including the following statement in your publication(s):


“We thank the NeuroTechnology Studio at Brigham and Women’s Hospital for providing [as applicable] instrument access and consultation on data acquisition and data analysis. “