[Histonet] Perfusion Fixation of Mouse Hearts

Geoff McAuliffe mcauliff <@t> umdnj.edu
Wed Sep 29 12:58:38 CDT 2004

Hi Christopher:

    I think the best thing you can do to learn this proceedure is to 
find a lab doing this and go observe. This is definitely a "picture is 
worth a thousand words" thing. You could read pages and pages of 
protocol and still not understand what to do or how to do it.


Christopher Jackson wrote:

>Hi everyone,
>I am a research assistant at the Ottawa Heart Institute.  I am working
>with mice models.
>I am supposed to learn how to perfusion fix a mouse heart and then embed
>it into paraffin wax.  Does anyone have a protocol that I could use, or
>information regarding this technique?
>Christopher Jackson
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>Histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu

Geoff McAuliffe, Ph.D.
Neuroscience and Cell Biology
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