ABRA Fluid AG - The Swiss manufacturer of the High Pressure Freezing Machine HPM 010
ABRA Fluid is the manufacturer of the popular High Pressure Freezing Machine HPM 010 and one of the leading producers of Cold Isostatic Presses and Hot Isostatic Presses. The High Pressure Freezing Machine HPM 010 is in the market for over 20 years. It is the best machine in Cryofixation - Cryopreparation with reference to many researchers. BAL-TEC AG sold this machine exclusively so far, but since the end of the year 2007 ABRA Fluid has decided to assign the sales and distribution of the High Pressure Freezing Machine HPM 010 to Boeckeler Instruments Inc., Tucson/AZ, USA, as our General Agency.
With over 100 installations worldwide, and more than 400 scientific publications to its credit the High Pressure Freezing Machine HPM 010 is not only the pioneer of High Pressure Freezing but the instrument of choice which allows freezing of aqueous samples up to 200 µm thickness without visible ice crystal damage and without the use of cryoprotectants.