Re[2]: Alcian Blue-PAS

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To:mosborne@UNMC.EDU, mcauliff@UMDNJ.EDU
Date:Thu, 09 Sep 1999 14:23:57 -0600
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     At the University of Chicago Hospitals we routinely use umbilical cord 
     and find it works great.
     Kathy Hicks
     Chief Histotechnologist

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Subject: Re: Alcian Blue-PAS 
Author:  Geoff McAuliffe <mcauliff@UMDNJ.EDU>  at interlink
Date:    9/9/99 1:52 PM

mosborne@UNMC.EDU wrote:
> I'm not able to lay my hands on a control list, which tissue to use for 
> stains.,
>     would someone please out there in histoland tell me which tissue is best 
for alcian
>     blue?  My mind is at a blank.  Thank you.  Marianne
    Mouse small intestine is nice, the goblet cells and brush border are
strongly positive
after formalin or formalin-alcohol fixation. Don't  know about human tissues 
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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