RE: The perfect floating out temperature ... ??

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From:"Kellar, Eric" <kellarec@MSX.UPMC.EDU> (by way of histonet)
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The standard temperature for the water bath is to be 5-10 degrees below the
melting point of the paraffin being sectioned.

Eric Kellar
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

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	Sent:  Friday, March 05, 1999 10:05 AM
	Subject:  The perfect floating out temperature ... ??

	What is the optimal floating bath temperature to use when paraffin
	sectioning a block of tumor tissue embedded in standard paraffin?

	Thanks for any info you can provide!

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