The ihcDirect Slide Manager may be used independent of a slide warming device or in concert with slide warming devices. There are however benefits for utilizing both the ihcDirect Slide Manager and a slide warming device together. Using these two components together may help laboratory personnel:
Have a convenient method to manage slides and maintain consistency between users. The systems used together can help to minimize the bench space usage for completing immunohistochemistry tests and by retaining volumes of wash buffer solutions the ihcDirect Slide Manager can help users
keep test areas remain clean and uncluttered.
Using these devices can help users obtain more consistent results between and across locations with multiple users.
To better manage wash buffer solutions. The ihcDirect Slide Manager pan is able to contain more than 200ml of wash buffer fluid, which
is more than a sufficient volume to comfortably manage and thoroughly wash at least 9 slides.