Tissue-Tek Genie® Advanced Staining System


Introducing the Tissue-Tek Genie® Advanced Staining System: the first and only fully automated, true random access stainer for IHC and ISH featuring 30 completely independent slide stations for uncompromised fast and predictable turnaround time with 5 antibody and probe dispensing options for unprecidented staining quality.  

Exclusive prefilled, Ready to Use (RTU) Capsules for single test and true random access

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The Tissue-Tek Genie® Advanced Staining System delivers efficiency and quality staining:  
•    Walkaway automation (from Dewaxing through Counterstaining)
•    Proven Sakura Finetek reliability with minimal maintenance
•    Online, remote diagnostic monitoring using Tissue-Tek® iSupport™
•    Network of professional and experienced application specialists and service engineers
30 Completely independent and scheduler-free slide stations for IHC/ISH
  • Predicatable TAT with true random access for same-day diagnosis                                              
Unique Advanced Gap Technology
  • Whole slide coverage
  • Fast fill and drain of the Slide Staining Chamber
Exclusive, prefilled, RTU Capsules for single test with true random access
  • Can perform a test, any time (whenever a station is idle), anywhere (idle station), and any antibody (no need to manage reagents on-board)
Single slide loading and unloading
  • Lean, batch-free staining
Whole slide coverage

  • Ability to place controls and patient's sections anywhere on a slide
  • Eliminate "rail" artifacts
  • Eliminate the need for tiles, coverlids, or oily reagents to limit evaporation
  • Eliminate the need to clean tiles, coverlids, or oily reagents on slides
Sakura Finetek developed and manufactured detection system, antibodies, probes and reagents
  • Consistent reagent quality and performance
  • A single sensitive and specific detection system for mouse and rabbit antibodies
Enhanced waste management

  • Separation of hazardous from non-hazardous waste
  • Low total volume waste generation


Product Name Tissue-Tek Genie®  Advanced Staining System 
Product Code 8201
Dimensions (WxDxH)
65 x 30 x 63 inches
(165 x 75 x 160 cm)
Weight 1,280 lbs (580 kg)
Power Requirements 115 VAC ± 10%, 50/60 Hz, Single phase, 20 A

Automated IHC and ISH
Dewaxing, Antigen Retrieval, Rehydration, Digestion, Denaturation, Hybridization, Stringent Wash, Staining, Counterstaining
Turnaround Time

1 Hour 44 minutes to 2 hours 44 minutes IHC including dewaxing, antigen retrieval and counterstaining
Throughput Up to 90 IHC Slides in 8 hours
Temperature Control of
Reagent on Slides
50°F to 208°F (10°C to 98°C)
Instrument Capacity 30 Independent Slide Stations
Slide Requirements
25 x 75 mm or 26 x 76 mm
Positively Charged Slides
Modularity Up to 5 Tissue-Tek Genie® Advanced Stainers can be controlled from one PC
Instrument Operating
Temperature Range: 59°F to 86°F (15°C to 30°C)
Relative Humidity Range: 30 - 80% R.H., Non-Condensing
Antibody and Probe
Dispensing Options

Prefilled RTU Capsules
Prefilled RTU Cartridges 
User-Fillable Capsules 
User-Fillable Cartridges 
Manual Pipetting

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Product Code Description 
8865-G004 Tissue-Tek Genie® Dewax Solution, 4 Bottles/Case 
8742-G004 Tissue-Tek Genie® Citrate Antigen Retrieval Solution, 4 Bottles/Case
8744-G004 Tissue-Tek Genie® High pH Antigen Retrieval Solution, 4 Bottles/Case
8874-G004 Tissue-Tek Genie® Wash Buffer, 4 Bottles/Case
8826-K250 Tissue-Tek Genie® Pro Detection Kit, DAB, 250 Tests/Cartridge
8830-M250 Tissue-Tek Genie® Hematoxylin, 250 Tests/Cartridge
8867-G004 Tissue-Tek Genie® Antibody Diluent, 4 Bottles/Case
8865-G001 Tissue-Tek Genie® Dewax Solution, 1 Bottle  
8742-G001 Tissue-Tek Genie® Citrate Antigen Retrieval Solution, 1 Bottle
8744-G001 Tissue-Tek Genie® High pH Antigen Retrieval Solution, 1 Bottle

Product Code Description 
8217-G004 Tissue-Tek Genie® Waste Bottles, 4 Bottles/Case
8616-G090 Tissue-Tek Genie® Reagent Dispense Area (RDA), 90/Box
8618-G090 Tissue-Tek Genie® Reagent Dispense Area Tag (RDA-Tag), 90/Box
8637-K001 Tissue-Tek Genie® RDA-Tag Label Kit, 1 Ribbon and 2 Rolls for 
2,400 RDA-Tag Labels
8636-K001 Tissue-Tek Genie® Slide Label Kit, 1 Ribbon and 3 Rolls for 3,000 
Slide Labels
8622-G006 Tissue-Tek Genie® Antibody Cartridge, User-Fillable,
6 Cartridges/Box
8624-G006 Tissue-Tek Genie® Enzyme Cartridge, User-Fillable, 6 Cartridges/Box
8610-K050 Tissue-Tek Genie® User-Fillable Capsule Sealing System
8615-G001 Tissue-Tek Genie® User-Fillable Capsule Sealer
8611-G002 Tissue-Tek Genie® User-Fillable Capsule Tray
8617-G050 Tissue-Tek Genie® User-Fillable Capsules, 150/Pack
8613-G050 Tissue-Tek Genie® User-Fillable Capsule Seals, 50/Pack
9036 Tissue-Tek® SmartWrite® White Frosted Slide Charged, 10x100/Case

Antibody Menu Available Upon Request

Video Gallery

Tissue-Tek Genie® Advanced Gap Technology – showing fast fill and drain of Slide Staining Chamber

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