RE: [Histonet] oil red o & phrases

From:"Oshel, Philip Eugene"

Nope, spot on. The difference is British vs. the purer form of English we know over on this side of the puddle. This difference possibly comes from days spent as a youth in British Public Schools.


Philip Oshel
Microscopy Facility Supervisor
Department of Biology
Central Michigan University
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859
(989) 774-3576

-----Original Message-----
From: on behalf of Rogerson Kemlo (ELHT) Pathology
Sent: Tue 05/11/22 04:12
To: Bryan Llewellyn; Histonet
Subject: RE: [Histonet] oil red o
Um nope, not even near.

-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of Bryan
Sent: 21 November 2005 17:07
To: Histonet
Subject: Re: [Histonet] oil red o

The ending "er" in English denotes a person (or thing) who/which does an

action.  To "bug" is a colloquial expression meaning to irritate, so a 
"bugger" (the letter g is doubled to preserve the short vowel sound)
be someone (or something) who irritates someone else.  Is there another 


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Rogerson Kemlo (ELHT) Pathology" 
To: "Kristen Broomall" ; "Sally Prouty" 
Sent: Monday, November 21, 2005 8:28 AM
Subject: RE: [Histonet] oil red o

"Quite a bugger" I quote.

Do you know what one is? It doesn't seem to fit the context in which you
are using it. Are you using it as a noun or a verb?

I'm sure you aren't talking about Sally.

-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of Kristen
Sent: Monday, November 21, 2005 4:19 PM
To: 'Sally Prouty';
Subject: RE: [Histonet] oil red o

Make sure that you are not pressing (at all!) on your coverslip, even to
out air bubbles. The ORO will come right out of the fat cells. Quite a


-----Original Message-----
[]On Behalf Of Sally
Sent: Sunday, November 20, 2005 11:53 PM
Subject: [Histonet] oil red o

I am trying to locate a protocol for a consistant Oil red O stain. I
know if it is in coverslipping where the stain is moving off the fat
or in my differentiation step. I am staining on frozen skeletal muscle
sections. Any suggestions would be helpful. Thank you,


Sally J. Prouty
HHMI/University of Iowa
Kevin Campbell Laboratory
400 EMRB
Iowa City, Iowa 52246

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