That sounds like a good needle to use. As long as it has a sharp edge it should be fine.
>From: "Brennan, Liam"
>To: "'Thom Jensen'"
>Subject: RE: [Histonet] Dermal Needles for Arrays
>Date: Fri, 21 Nov 2003 14:09:50 -0000
>What about using a bone marrow trephine needle, as far as I know they come
>in a variety of diameters and come with a stylet. They are disposable, not
>prohibitively expensive, and could be discarded when they become blunt.
>Belfast City Hospital
>From: Thom Jensen [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
>Sent: 21 November 2003 13:28
>Subject: [Histonet] Dermal Needles for Arrays
>The company I posted to purchase Dermal needles has apparently gone out of
>business. The link below is where I found the needles. The reason why I
>picked this particular needle is because the middle of the middle goes all
>the way though for a stylet to be used. Some needles on the market have
>solid plastic handles and not useful for array punching.
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