Schiff's Reagent

From:Angela Hammond

I am curious to know why it is important to cool Schiffs reagent to 50degC before adding the potassium metabisulphate.  I have seen this in a number of methods. Does anyone have an explanation for this? ie. Is that temperature really that important? Thankyou.
Angela Hammond
Histology Dept.
Clinpath Laboratories
Adelaide, South Australia

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