AW: [Histonet] negatives
gu.lang <@t> gmx.at
Tue Apr 3 14:54:50 CDT 2007
I am curious what material is used for making a negative HE-control? Glass?
In my opinion positive and negative controls make only sense with stains
that give a yes/no-result, like ZN. With the other stains I think it is
rather obvious, if they have worked or not.
Von: histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu
[mailto:histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu] Im Auftrag von Renko,
Gesendet: Dienstag, 03. April 2007 21:04
An: histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu
Betreff: [Histonet] negatives
I got a call from a fellow tech asking me if I run a negative control on my
special stains and my H&E slides. I was completely stumped because I have
always used my internal negative and an a positive for each stain. My
explanation is that the positive is for the test and the negative is for the
patient. I have only run negative for higher testing such as IHC, ISH, etc.
Can someone help me to help my fellow tech with the explanation.
Nancy washkowiak, Ottawa Community Hospital
'nwash_24 <@t> yahoo.com'
Heather Renko, Histology Coordinator
OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center
5666 East State Street
Rockford, Illinois 61108
Heather.D.Renko <@t> osfhealthcare.org
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