Chemical Fixing Agents

The number of chemicals used for histological fixation is fairly limited, with some being more popular than others, and some hardly used at all any more for various reasons.

Chemical fixing agents
Acetic acid
Acetone
Chromic acid
Dichromate
Ethanol
Formaldehyde
Glutaraldehyde
Mercuric chloride
Methanol
Osmium tetroxide
Picric acid
Trichloroacetic acid
Zinc chloride
Other fixing agents

 


 

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