O.C.T. Compound

Fisher Healthcare™ Tissue-Plus O.C.T. Compound

Embedding medium for frozen tissue specimens to ensure optimal cutting temperature (O.C.T.).



  • Embedding medium for frozen tissue specimens to ensure optimal cutting temperature (O.C.T)
  • Water-soluble blend of glycols and resins that provides a convenient specimen matrix for cryostat sectioning at temperatures of -10°C and below
  • Can be frozen between -10 and -80°C
  • Will not dull cryostat blades
  • Leaves no residue on slides during staining procedure, eliminating undesirable background staining
  • Available in convenient squeeze 4oz. (118mL) bottle
  • Use part 4589 to remove O.C.T. Compound while keeping tissue specimens frozen




4 oz.
4 oz., 118mL
Embedding Frozen Tissue Specimens
6 in.
1.625 in.
1.625 in.
O.C.T. Compound

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