High-Pressure Freezing and Freeze Substitution of Hep-2 Cells Infected with Chlamydia pneumoniae

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Application Note for Leica EM HPM100 – Hep-2 cells infected with Chlamydia pneumoniae were cultured on carbon-coated 6 mm Sapphire discs. Cells were high-pressure frozen in an EM HPM100 using the 6 mm CLEM middle plate with following setup: Sapphire disc with cells, spacer 200 μm, bare Sapphire disc, 2 spacers 200 μm. Ethanol was used as a synchronization fluid to transfer pressure at room temperature prior to cooling.

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