[Histonet] Re: Processing animal fat

Robert Richmond rsrichmond <@t> gmail.com
Fri Mar 18 07:44:43 CDT 2011

On Fri, Mar 18, 2011 at 8:36 AM, Sara Breeden <sbreeden <@t> nmda.nmsu.edu> asked:
>>How about a little time in 10% neutral buffered alcoholic formalin?  Say a couple hours or more?<<

Good for fat, but alcohol hardens skin - you really want thorough
formaldehyde fixation here. Remember it'll go through alcohols in the

Bob Richmond
Samurai Pathologist
Knoxville TN

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