[Histonet] What do you use for decolorizing after Hematox.

Michelle MacVeigh-Aloni macveigh <@t> usc.edu
Thu Aug 6 15:03:33 CDT 2009

Hi all,

In my H&E staining I always used 1% acid alcohol. (Working with conc. HCl is not fun!) 

There is the Orth's solution available already made, but it is 3%. Do you use that? How do you use it?

What do you use in your regulat H&E stain? I am using it on an old Jung AUTOSTAINER.

Research Specialist 
USC Keck School of Medicine

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