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Grossing tools

Grossing your tissue while using the right tools contributes to an accurate diagnosis. The Sakura Tissue-Tek® Accu-Edge® series provides you with a range of high-grade grossing board, knives, scissors and scalpels, indispensable for your laboratory.

The Tissue-Tek Grossing tools allow you to easily obtain tissue samples with a controlled and standardised thickness, giving your lab technicians consistent quality in tissue processing.


Tissue-Tek® Accu-Edge® Grossing Board

Working surface with easily adjustable wells that contribute to standardised tissue thickness.


Tissue-Tek® Accu-Edge® Knifes & Blades

Trimming and Autopsy knifes series, including safety handles and replaceable blades.


Tissue-Tek® Accu-Edge® Grossing Forks

Forks available in tine widths of 1.5 mm, 2 mm and 2.5 mm.


Tissue-Tek® Accu-Edge® Replaceable Blade Scissor

3 disposable, easily replaceable, ultra sharp blades for a wide variety of grossing applications.

Tissue-Tek® Paraform® Sectionable Cassette System

Ensure perfectly oriented tissue from the start and prevent tissue loss throughout the entire process with our Paraform cassettes. Our paraform cassettes give you locked orientation of the tissue from grossing through to section. Any risk of orientation error or tissue sample loss is greatly minimised.

The versatility of the system can be used in both manual embedding, with the Tissue-Tek® TEC™ 6 embedding console system, and in automated embedding with the Tissue-Tek AutoTEC® a120 Automated Embedding System.



We support you to empower patient focus

Our complete range of services supports you in handling your daily challenges to help complete the daily workload, establish shorter turnaround times and improve your lab’s efficiency and quality.

Our Leasing Solution supports your laboratory in benefitting from the latest technology solutions, enabling you to deal with day-to-day challenges without high-capital investments that might be difficult to obtain. For a single cost per test or a monthly fee, Sakura takes care of your instrument, service agreements and your consumables. This fixed fee puts you in control of your lab budget. Then know exactly how much you will be charged.

In order to guarantee a smooth daily operation in your lab, it’s crucial that your instruments are reliably operational and continuously available. With a Platinum, Gold or Silver Service Agreement, we can meet your needs and budget. A fixed periodic fee gives you more control of your budget, as costs are then predictable. We take care of your instruments; you focus on your patients.

Well-trained people work more efficiently and perform better. That’s why we offer on-site customer training on your instruments to optimise results. We ensure that your staff acquire in-depth knowledge of the Sakura instruments and consumables, empowering them to use the instruments to their fullest potential. Additionally, trainees receive certification after the training, in order to meet the ISO 15189 standards.

Stock management is crucial as it maximises your uptime. Our Express Delivery enables you to order urgently needed products* in small quantities and have them delivered within 1 day. If you order by 5 p.m. CET, you receive door-to-door delivery the next work day for a fixed fee. *Conditions and exceptions apply Only applies to consumables and accessories 20 kg measured by weight; hand carried Hazardous goods have a longer delivery time.