[Histonet] Shipping paraffin blocks overseas

Cartun, Richard Richard.Cartun at hhchealth.org
Tue Oct 13 15:02:46 CDT 2015

It's been a long time since I have sent a paraffin tissue block out of the country.  Can someone bring me up-to-date on requirements for shipping paraffin tissue blocks overseas (specifically Germany).  I believe FedEx will be used for the shipping.  Thank you!


Richard W. Cartun, MS, PhD
Director, Histology & The Martin M. Berman, MD Immunopathology & Morphologic Proteomics Laboratory
Director, Biospecimen Collection Programs
Assistant Director, Anatomic Pathology
Hartford Hospital
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