Mount in an aqueous mountant after killing the reaction in formalin. Forget
the acetone, alcohols and xylene.
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From: Klassen, Shannon SDH <email@example.com>
To: 'Histonet' <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, March 01, 2001 7:23 PM
> Help I need a method for phosphofructokinase for frozen muscle tissue -
> method isn't working well and the reference is very old and I don't have
> access to it.
> Or is there a enzyme genius out there who can help me?
> Stain done on freshly cut frozen sections - no fixation - go
> straight into incubation media for 1 hour @ 37C. Rinse thru 30% and 60%
> acetone and then distilled water. Everything appears good up to this
> Then dehydrate thru alcohols and xylene - this is where the reaction fades
> to almost nothing. Should I just leave them in water and mount with an
> aqueous mount?????? I don't really want to play around with the stain too
> much as the chemicals can be a little pricey.
> Thanks for the help in advance. Shannon
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