for Pituitary Cells
|Acetic acid, glacial||1||mL|
|Acetic acid, glacial||1||g|
The instructions specify fixation in Baley's fixative (see notes). Other mercuric-chrome fixatives would probably be satisfactory. The instructions also specify 3-4 µ celloidin sections which have been attached to a slide, and from which the celloidin has been removed. Possibly, similar paraffin sections would be satisfactory.
|Concentrated formalin (40%)||25||mL|
|Return to fixation instructions.|
Gray, Peter. (1954)
The Microtomist's Formulary and Guide.
Originally published by:– The Blakiston Co.
Republished by:– Robert E. Krieger Publishing Co.
Stain Technology, v.13, pp.49
Last updated May 2005.