for Inclusion Bodies
|Weigert's iron hematoxylin or equivalent|
3µ paraffin sections of tissue fixed in Laidlaw's own fixative is specified. This is an acidified mercuric chloride solution and other, similar, mercuric chloride fixatives would likely be acceptable. Other fixatives may be acceptable, but this should be established by trial with known positive materials.
|Acetic acid, glacial||12.5||mL|
Gray, Peter. (1954)
The Microtomist's Formulary and Guide.
Originally published by:– The Blakiston Co.
Republished by:– Robert E. Krieger Publishing Co.
Pappenheimer and Hawthorne, (1936)
American Journal of Pathology, v. 12, pp.627
Last updated May 2005.