[Histonet] Need a Fixative Formula

Cheri Miller cmiller <@t> physlab.com
Fri Apr 13 13:32:43 CDT 2007

This is our lilies we use it for our fatty tissues and love it.

Stock solution;   200 ml glacial acetic acid
                  800 ml 95% alcohol

Working solution; 1 part stock to 3 parts 10% neutral buffered formalin.

Cheri MIller HT ASCP Histology Supervisor, Phys Laboratory. Omaha Ne

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Subject: [Histonet] Need a Fixative Formula

Does anyone have a formula for the old original Lillie's 
Fixative?  Someone asked me for it and I can't find it in any of my 
books here.  Thanks in Advance!!

Best Regards,

Pamela A Marcum
Manager, Histology Special Procedures
University of Pennsylvania
School of Veterinary Medicine
R.S. Reynolds Jr.  CORL
New Bolton Center
382 West Street Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348

Phone - 610-925-6278
Fax     - 610-925-8120
E-mail - pmarcum <@t> vet.upenn.edu 

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