Frequently Asked Questions on Tissue Processing

We discuss today’s challenges of the processing step, focusing on sample and thickness type, the impact of fixation on the quality of the results and see how lean procedures and automation can overcome the bottlenecks in the lab routine.
10 May 2023

How to boost your Biobanking process

Learn valuable methods for improved biobanking. We will analyze today’s challenges in biobanking and how to tackle them, to control the freezing speed for preserving the specimen through a safe, flexible and standardized approach.
23 Mar 2023

A Coroner's Perspective - Live Webinar Interview

We discuss the challenges of autopsy procedures with Mr. Graham Hetrick, Coroner of the Dauphin County (Pennsylvania, USA). Mr. Hetrick will tell his experience with MacroVIEW, focusing on the implementation in the autopsy routine and its economic and practical benefits for the coroner’s job.
22 Feb 2023

Addressing the challenging of Grossing Descriptions

Learn valuable tools for enhanced grossing descriptions. Through live webcams our Application Specialist will discuss the challenges of the grossing step and show innovative solutions to improve documentation during dissection.
29 Nov 2022

3 Safety factors in Tissue Processing

Learn valuable methods for enhanced safety during processing. We will discuss the common factors that may negatively impact on safety and how to tackle them, to preserve the specimen, while assuring a safe working environment for operators.
29 Sep 2022

The Science behind the art of Grossing

Learn efficient solutions to enhance the grossing step. We will discuss the main problems with today’s grossing procedures and will present the main key factors for a successful grossing.
26 May 2022

Don't trust leaving your cassettes alone. Track them!

This educational webinar aims to provide valuable and efficient solutions to enhance traceability in every step of the specimen’s journey, from the moment the sample leaves the patient’s body, to the final diagnosis in the pathology lab.
20 Apr 2022

Biospecimen Collection 2.0: best practices

How to handle and transport biospecimen properly? Learn valuable and efficient practices for sample collection and transportation
10 Mar 2022

How to Auto-embed with your Tissue Processor

How to skip the manual embedding step and make it a standardized and efficient procedure? This educational webinar aims to provide an innovative solution to automatically embed tissues as part of the processing step.
28 Oct 2021

Tips & Tricks for Microtomy

How to get optimal microtome sections? Learn valuable tips on how to avoid the most common pitfalls. Our application specialist will show useful practical hints for a successful cutting.
30 Sep 2021

How to perform seven laboratory applications in one multifunctional device

In this educational webinar we will show how you can perform 7 typical applications in one single multifunctional device. The discussion will include the following applications: processing, decalcification, special stains, antigen retrieval.
27 May 2021

5 most common problems about Frozen Sections and how to solve them

In this educational webinar we will discuss 5 most common problems that histotechnicians usually face in their daily work with frozen sections and how to solve them. You will learn a new innovative approach to Frozen Section.
15 Apr 2021

AORN Specimen Management Guidelines: ​​​​​​​Compliance with UltraSAFE

During this webinar we will briefly explain the revisions to the Specimen Management Guidelines, released this year, and show you how UltraSAFE can make you compliant with these guidelines and improve safety dramatically.
24 Mar 2021

7 important parameters to choose the right Tissue Processor

In this educational webinar we will describe the top 7 factors you should consider to choose the right tissue processor, in accordance with your Lab needs, throughput and workflow.
04 Mar 2021

5 innovative tools to protect your Lab from biohazard

Discover a complete range of medical instruments engineered to provide utmost operator safety and protection against any kind of hazardous substances.
02 Dec 2020

How to improve specimen handling from OR to archive

Discover the different scenarios and best practice on specimen collection and transport. Learn how to standardize the fixation step and eliminate formalin exposure in OR and AP.
29 Oct 2020

7 Application Tips to improve your Decalcification process

Learn the best practice on decalcification: discover through live webcams how to get optimal decalcification protocols.
30 Sep 2020

Challenge Accepted: Rapid Decal and Processing

Discover how Milestone's KOS is an excellent benchtop system for processing and decalcification.
27 Aug 2020

All-in-One FNA Cart for ROSE

Discover how Milestone's RoseSTATION is equipped to solve any potential on-site problems.
13 Aug 2020

Cleaning Cycles: A Necessary Evil?

Discover how Milestone's MAGNUS processor functions with a dedicated paraffin retort which eliminates traditional cleaning cycles.
23 Jul 2020

Hands-Free Macro-Digital Imaging

Discover how digital imaging and documentation enhance the grossing step, with the benefits of eliminating misinterpretation of descriptive reports and reducing description time.
09 Jul 2020

High Quality Frozen Sections

Discover how histotechnicians can improve the cryoembedding process in order to provide Pathologists with high quality frozen sections that mimic FFPE sections.
25 Jun 2020

What if Embedding is Completed in your Tissue Processor?

Discover how to complete embedding in your Milestone Tissue Processor.
18 Jun 2020

Embedding with Bio-Specimen Traceability

How to integrate digital imaging for added safe-guards against misplaced and mismatched tissues; from grossing to embedding.
04 Jun 2020

How to create high quality Frozen Sections

Discover how histotechs can create high quality frozen sections in less than 10 minutes.
27 May 2020

How Digital Imaging can enhance the grossing step

Discover the benefits of macro digital imaging system for pathology, with focus on solutions for the digital documentation.
10 Jun 2020

Specimen Management: A New Strategy

Discover how Milestone's "Zero Formalin Exposure" solution can revolutionize personnel safety from the OR to the Histology Lab.
21 May 2020

Grossing step: envision the future

Discover how Milestone grossing stations combine ergonomic, safety and digital documentation.
20 May 2020

Tissue Processing: how to enhance throughput and flexibility in your Lab

We discuss the challenges related to tissue processing with focus on automation and auto-embedding.
14 May 2020

Sample Management: a new approach to Zero Formalin Exposure

Discover how operators in surgery rooms and in pathology labs can handle histology specimens in complete safety, with no exposure to fixative fumes.
06 May 2020