RE: [Histonet] curious about soaking paraffin blocks.

From:"Kemlo Rogerson"

"The key to the perfect section after soaking is not to leave the block
so long that the tissue is damaged. The block then has to be faced to
the exact spot that the perfect section can be taken - not where the
tissue is still too soaked or after you've moved past that place again.
Once again this part has to do with perception and experience."

Helpful.... so obviously a way of answering poor fixation and/ or
processing; sorry but I never came across this in the UK. Do any of you
Brits do this?

Kemlo Rogerson
Pathology Manager
DD   01934 647057 or extension 3311
Mob 07749 754194; Pager 07659 597107;
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. --Oprah Winfrey 
This e-mail is confidential and privileged. If you are not the intended
recipient please accept my apologies; please do not disclose, copy or
distribute information in this e-mail or take any action in reliance on
its contents: to do so is strictly prohibited and may be unlawful.
Please inform me that this message has gone astray before deleting it.
Thank you for your co-operation

Histonet mailing list

<< Previous Message | Next Message >>