[Histonet] fungus growing on paraffin blocks

Dube, Emily Emily.Dube at nyumc.org
Thu Dec 24 13:32:56 CST 2015

I work for a biobanking research study and recently we discovered some of our paraffin blocks had mold/fungus growing on the tissue. We were advised to soak the blocks in bleach. Does anyone else have any suggestions on what to do to ensure the fungus is eliminated without ruining the tissue?


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