[Histonet] Pro-Par

Rene J Buesa rjbuesa <@t> yahoo.com
Tue Feb 7 14:12:50 CST 2012

The key word in your comment when referring to xylene is "virtually" (xylene free).
If you want to be "totally" xylene free switch to isopropyl alcohol to dehydrate and before the paraffin wax.
As simple as tat!
René J.

--- On Tue, 2/7/12, Jennifer Campbell <campbellj <@t> muhlbauerlab.com> wrote:

From: Jennifer Campbell <campbellj <@t> muhlbauerlab.com>
Subject: Re: [Histonet] Pro-Par
To: "Thomas Jasper" <tjasper <@t> copc.net>
Cc: histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu
Date: Tuesday, February 7, 2012, 1:45 PM

We have been using ProPar for 15 yrs now. We were so glad to find something
that allowed us to become virtually xylene free. We still need xylene for
some things but not nearly the quantity that we used to keep around. The
folks at Anatech were so helpful in helping us get started.

We also recycle our ProPar which has saved us quite a bit of money over the

I would recommend it!

On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 1:29 PM, Thomas Jasper <tjasper <@t> copc.net> wrote:

> Hi Folks,
> Just curious...anyone using Pro-Par care to share an opinion?  Have
> considered it off and on over the years and now wondering what folks
> think.  Also, anyone using it with tape coverslippers?  Maybe this has
> been asked and I wasn't keeping up with the thread.
> Thanks,
> Tom Jasper
> Thomas Jasper HT (ASCP) BAS
> Histology Supervisor
> Central Oregon Regional Pathology Services
> Bend, Oregon 97701
> 541/693-2677
> tjasper <@t> copc.net
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Jen Campbell, HT(ASCP)
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Muhlbauer Dermatopathology Laboratory
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