That will prove your stain worked, but I would use the same control you use for GMS - that way you know how the the fungus looks...
my 2 cents! j
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Sent: Wednesday, March 07, 2007 9:25 AM
Subject: [Histonet] fungus control for PASfungus
Is it acceptable to use kidney tissue as a control for PAS stain when looking for fungus? We have been having a debate on this issue and would like to know what you all think.
Meera Bansal MD
Mercy Medical Center
Rockville Centre, NY
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