[Histonet] GMS on decal tissue

Morken, Tim Timothy.Morken <@t> ucsfmedctr.org
Tue Mar 30 13:52:17 CDT 2010

Has anyone seen or heard of problems with Grocott Methenamine Silver staining for fungi on decal tissues? Specifically, background or false positives? I can't find anything in any books that gives any indications to not use decaled tissue.


Tim Morken
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