|Acetic acid, glacial||10||mL|
Fixation time should be determined by trial.
Copper fixatives are not often used in modern histology. They have a reputation for good preservation, as the copper present may act as a mordant for some dyes, including hematoxylin. For that reason nuclear staining may be enhanced.
Gray, Peter. (1954)
The Microtomist's Formulary and Guide.
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