RE: [Histonet] B5 fixative alternatives, and xylene alternatives

From:"Joyce Cline"

     I have used Clear rite 3 from Richard Allen for 15 years or more, I
now use Formula 83 from CBG (recycling) and it is almost like Xylene.
     I use B+ as a B5 replacement, the path's are satisfied with it. B+
comes from BBC Biochemical. 

-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of Jessica
Sent: Tuesday, November 07, 2006 10:40 AM
To:; histonet
Subject: [Histonet] B5 fixative alternatives, and xylene alternatives

  I was just wondering if anyone new of any mercury (B5 fixative)
alternatives, and if they will keep the pathologist happy? Also any
xylene alternatives that work really well?
  Thank you,
  Jessica Piche-Grocki, HT (ASCP)
  Waterbury Hospital
Histonet mailing list

This message contains confidential information and is intended only for
the individual named. If you are not the named addressee you should not
disseminate, distribute or copy this e-mail. Please notify the sender
immediately by e-mail if you have received this e-mail by mistake and
delete this e-mail from your system.

Histonet mailing list

<< Previous Message | Next Message >>