[Histonet] viral inactivation with JB fixative

Joe Hardin hardin <@t> oncology.wisc.edu
Thu Oct 14 15:38:27 CDT 2010

Does anyone know if Zinc Fixative(J B Fixative) inactivates viruses and 
prions? I need a reference and haven't found one in numerous literature 
searches. Our lab is concerned that there may still be active virus in 
zinc fixed tissue since it doesn't contain formalin.

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