[Histonet] Re:Gloves ..... a question

John Kiernan jkiernan <@t> uwo.ca
Wed Mar 23 16:42:59 CST 2005

"Marshall Terry Dr, Consultant Histopathologist" wrote:
> ... Slides are invariably labelled with the writing right
> way up, frosted end pointing North. This means the fingers 
> and heel of the hand rest on the slide. That is the 
> source of the squames.

Now that's interesting. I've only ever written
on the frosted end with the section end pointing
north. Why would anyone want to do it the other
way round?

John A. Kiernan
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology
The University of Western Ontario
London,   Canada   N6A 5C1

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