[Histonet] methanol vs ethanol in processing

Michelle Perrins Michelle.Perrins <@t> uct.ac.za
Thu Sep 20 07:46:35 CDT 2012

Hello all
If tissue (from autopsy cases) has been fixed in 10% formal saline,
will there be a difference in the  stained section if:
processed in methanol
processed in ethanol
Michelle Perrins
Chief Medical Technologist
Forensic Pathology Services
Division Forensic Medicine 
Faculty Health Sciences
University of Cape Town
tel: +27 21 406 6001
fax: +27 21 448 1249
Email: Michelle.Perrins <@t> uct.ac.za



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