I've only ever used the same wax for both processes. Paraplast is the
current (>10 years) favorite.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Anne van Binsbergen"
To: "Gayle Callis"
Sent: Friday, May 02, 2008 4:59 PM
Subject: Re: [Histonet] Paraffin types
> one size fits all - tissue-tek works for me - been using it for over 10
> years now - in all the labs i have managed
> 2008/5/2 Gayle Callis :
>> Same paraffin for infiltration and embedding. Our choice is especially
>> good for bone because it is a harder paraffin and works well for soft
>> tissues even very thin sections i.g. 1 to 2 um. Since we do a great deal
>> bone work, this has been a good choice. Tissue Prep 2 from
>> We have used the Surgipath combination infiltration media followed by
>> their embedding media with great success.
>> Gayle M. Callis
>> Bozeman MT 59715
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Joyce Cline"
>> Sent: Thursday, May 01, 2008 3:06 PM
>> Subject: [Histonet] Paraffin types
>> What type of paraffin is everyone using? Separate paraffin for
>> > processing and embedding, or the same for processing and embedding?
>> > Paraplast, Surgipath, Shandon ????
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