Leica CM1510 MOHS Cryostat


This cutting-edge cryostat ensures that the delicate process of freezing samples is flawlessly executed with a cutting thickness range of 1-10 microns and precise temperature control spanning from -20°C to +20°C. Empowering users with motorized cutting angle and thickness control, alongside an array of automated functions like freezing, defrosting, specimen handling, and blade maneuvers, it guarantees a level of precision that sets a new industry benchmark. The cryostat boasts a generous chamber, compact design, incorporated safety mechanisms, and a customizable cutting range spanning from 1 to 60 µm.


Elevate Mohs Micrographic Surgery with Precision: Introducing the Leica CM1510 MOHS Cryostat:

Crafted exclusively for Mohs micrographic surgery, the Leica CM1510 MOHS Cryostat is a testament to precision and efficiency in frozen sample sectioning.

This specialized MOHS cryostat combines advanced features with a user-friendly design, ensuring consistent and high-quality sectioning results. With a cutting thickness range of 1-10 microns and a temperature range of -20°C to +20°C for the freezing chamber and specimen holder, this cryostat delivers meticulous control over the freezing process, ensuring optimal sectioning conditions.

Advanced Control and Automation:

The Leica CM1510 MOHS Cryostat boasts motorized control of cutting angle and thickness, streamlining adjustments for diverse sample requirements.

Its advanced automation, encompassing automatic freezing and defrosting, specimen advance and ejection, blade advance, and ejection, cooling, and cryo-chamber return functions, empowers users with exceptional ease of use and unparalleled precision throughout the sectioning process. This comprehensive automation not only enhances efficiency but also ensures consistent and reliable results, making it an invaluable asset for Mohs micrographic surgery.

Efficiency and Ergonomics:

Designed for efficiency, this cryostat features a spacious freezing chamber with a high specimen capacity, enabling streamlined workflow.

Its compact and ergonomic design enhances user comfort and convenience. Additionally, the cryostat is equipped with automatic safety features, prioritizing user and sample protection. Maintenance and cleaning are straightforward, ensuring the cryostat’s longevity and reliability.

Tailored to Mohs Micrographic Surgery:

The Leica CM1510 MOHS Cryostat is uniquely designed to meet the demands of Mohs micrographic surgery, offering a dedicated solution for achieving impeccable precision.

Its specialized features, coupled with the ability to achieve cutting thicknesses ranging from 1 to 60 µm, make it an indispensable tool for achieving the precision required in this delicate procedure. With the flexibility of 1 µm increments from 1 to 10 µm, 2 µm increments from 10 to 20 µm, and 5 µm increments from 20 to 60 µm, the cryostat accommodates the diverse needs of Mohs surgery, ensuring that every section is performed with utmost accuracy.

Quick Freeze Shelf and Cooling System:

The cryostat’s -25°C to -30°C maximum cooling temperature in the cryo chamber ensures optimal conditions for precision sectioning. The quick freeze shelf offers 10 disc spaces, each capable of reaching a maximum of -45°C, facilitating rapid specimen freezing.

Versatility and Precision in One:

In summary, the Leica CM1510 MOHS Cryostat is the epitome of specialized innovation tailored for Mohs micrographic surgery.

It seamlessly marries advanced features with user-friendly operation to guarantee consistent, high-quality sectioning of frozen samples. Its motorized control functions, automated features, and precise cutting capabilities provide an unparalleled platform for achieving meticulous results in Mohs surgery. With a commitment to efficiency, precision, and safety, this cryostat sets the standard for excellence in Mohs micrographic surgery.

Additional information



CM 1510



Dimensions (D x W x H)

26" x 26" x 46"


264 lbs



Operator Manual

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