Re: Histology Books

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From:Geoff McAuliffe <mcauliff@UMDNJ.EDU>
To:Barry Rittman <>
Date:Mon, 10 May 1999 16:40:46 -0400
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Barry Rittman wrote:

>  The one we use for
> our freshman dental students this year is "Color Textbook of Histology" by
> Leslie P. Gartner and James L . Hiatt Saunders Co. (around $48). This gives a
> good overview of the histology of tissues and has a good mixture of diagrams,
> light micrographs and EM micrographs.
> 2.    Technique wise I like ...
> "Humason's Animal tissue Techniques"  by Janice K. Presnell and Martin P
> Schreibman. 2nd edition. Johns Hopkins Press. I have found this to have a broad
> range of techniques and to be very reliable. It will at least give you the
> principles of IHC
> Barry

    I would second these choices. We ues Gardner and Hiatt for our first-year
medical students. I have used Humason's text since the old second edition when she
was the author and W. H. Freeman was the publisher.

Geoff McAuliffe, Ph.D.
Neuroscience and Cell Biology
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
675 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854
voice: (732)-235-4583; fax: -4029

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