Category: Sample preparation
Sub-category: Cryogenic work
Autoloader grid handling including loading, recovery, cassette care and nanocab care.
- Sample preparation merit badges for cryogenic work are valid for ~6mo.
- Recertification (to maintain active status) would entail demonstrating proper use and care in front of a center staff member.
Furthering your knowledge
General background on plunge freezing
- Getting Started in CryoEM – Unit 2: Sample Preparation [Cryogenic work safety covered in the Plunge freezing safety modules]