A brochure from Molecular Machines & Industries (MMI) AG details the mmi SmartCut Plus laser capture microdissection system, which consists of an inverted microscope with a motorized scanning stage, a solid-state laser, transfer optics and a computer that runs under MS Windows. The six-page document discusses applications of the tool in live cells, in forensic investigations, and in pathological, hematological and cytological samples. It covers sample preparation, including selection and cutting, target recovery with the mmi CapLift technology, and live-cell culture microdissection in the mmi CellChambers. Options for customized systems and the mmi CellTools software for system control are described. Screen shots and diagrams are provided.