[Histonet] Paraffin Sectioning Tape-transfer System

Thom Jensen tissuearray <@t> hotmail.com
Fri Jan 5 21:22:42 CST 2007

I would not recommend it for paraffin.  It compresses the tissue and often 
leaves it interruptible.  If you go to my website:


and watch the video it will show the problems using the tape transfer system 
with paraffin.  I have tried to work with the company and nothing came of 
it.  I assume it works well for frozen sectioning.

Thom Jensen
Histologist/TMA Technician

>From: "CRME (Criss Meligro)" <meligroc <@t> zgi.com>
>To: histonet <@t> pathology.swmed.edu
>Subject: [Histonet] Paraffi Sectioning Tape-transfer System
>Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2007 15:41:15 -0800
>MIME-Version: 1.0
>Received: from swlx162.swmed.edu ([]) by 
>bay0-mc9-f16.bay0.hotmail.com with Microsoft SMTPSVC(6.0.3790.2444); Fri, 5 
>Jan 2007 15:42:27 -0800
>Received: from localhost ([] helo=swlx162.swmed.edu)by 
>swlx162.swmed.edu with esmtp (Exim 4.34)id 1H2yh2-0005Bc-8s; Fri, 05 Jan 
>2007 17:41:48 -0600
>Received: from [] (helo=swlx167.swmed.edu)by 
>swlx162.swmed.edu with esmtp (Exim 4.34) id 1H2ygx-0005Av-U8for 
>histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu; Fri, 05 Jan 2007 17:41:45 -0600
>Received: from pathology.swmed.edu ([])by swlx167.swmed.edu 
>with esmtp (Exim 4.44) id 1H2ygt-0003Mh-KNfor 
>histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu; Fri, 05 Jan 2007 17:41:43 -0600
>Received: from swlx160.swmed.edu ( by 
>pathology.swmed.eduwith ESMTP (Eudora Internet Mail Server 3.1.5) for 
><histonet <@t> pathology.swmed.edu>; Fri, 5 Jan 2007 17:27:12 -0600
>Received: from worf.zgi.com ([])by swlx160.swmed.edu with esmtp 
>(Exim 4.62)(envelope-from <meligroc <@t> zgi.com>) id 1H2ygn-0003hc-KNfor 
>histonet <@t> pathology.swmed.edu; Fri, 05 Jan 2007 17:41:39 -0600
>Received: from emfserver.zgi.com (tumble.zgi.com [])by 
>tweek.zgi.com with ESMTP id l05NegTf007533for 
><histonet <@t> pathology.swmed.edu>; Fri, 5 Jan 2007 15:41:27 -0800 (PST)
>Received: from by emfserver.zgi.com with ESMTP (SMTPRelay 
>(Email Firewall v6.3.0)); Fri, 05 Jan 2007 15:41:16 -0800
>Received: from ned.zgi.com ([]) by rod.zgi.com withMicrosoft 
>SMTPSVC(6.0.3790.1830); Fri, 5 Jan 2007 15:41:15 -0800
>X-Message-Info: LsUYwwHHNt3/L5qU5P/AuaHlXO/jSm5yN0ILWFSynP4=
>X-Server-Uuid: D57C7F34-D984-418D-BA1F-1A254C523610
>X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft Exchange V6.5
>Content-class: urn:content-classes:message
>X-MS-Has-Attach: X-MS-TNEF-Correlator: Thread-Topic: Paraffi Sectioning 
>Tape-transfer System
>Thread-Index: AccxIv3BUL+cGJW2ShC4iNhZdA6snA==
>X-OriginalArrivalTime: 05 Jan 2007 23:41:15.0577 
>X-WSS-ID: 69803D960VS765150-01-01
>X-Scan-Signature: 2e474a294f441e43f7d68d062016d334
>X-Content-Filtered-By: Mailman/MimeDel 2.1.5
>X-BeenThere: histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu
>X-Mailman-Version: 2.1.5
>Precedence: list
>List-Id: For the exchange of information pertaining to histotechnology 
>andrelated fields <histonet.lists.utsouthwestern.edu>
><mailto:histonet-request <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu?subject=unsubscribe>
>List-Archive: <http://lists.utsouthwestern.edu/pipermail/histonet>
>List-Post: <mailto:histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu>
>List-Help: <mailto:histonet-request <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu?subject=help>
><http://lists.utsouthwestern.edu/mailman/listinfo/histonet>,<mailto:histonet-request <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu?subject=subscribe>
>Errors-To: histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu
>X-Scan-Signature: 56b1ed4a6b9d2c7c11817481be952b1e
>X-SA-Exim-Mail-From: histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu
>X-Spam-Checker-Version: SpamAssassin 2.64 (2004-01-11) on swlx162.swmed.edu
>X-Spam-Level: X-Spam-Status: No, hits=0.0 required=5.5 tests=none 
>autolearn=no version=2.64
>X-SA-Exim-Version: 4.0 (built Wed, 07 Apr 2004 12:14:41 -0500)
>X-SA-Exim-Scanned: Yes (on swlx162.swmed.edu)
>Return-Path: histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu
>Hi...just wondering if any one has used the paraffin sectioning
>tape-transfer system? Made by Instrumedics Inc. Looks interesting!
>Criss Meligro
>Histonet mailing list
>Histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu

Communicate instantly! Use your Hotmail address to sign into Windows Live 
Messenger now. http://get.live.com/messenger/overview

More information about the Histonet mailing list