for Muscle and Collagen
|Weigert's iron hematoxylin or equivalent|
|Solution A||var 1||var 2||var 3|
|Acetic acid, glacial||2||mL||2||mL||2||mL|
|Acetic acid, glacial||10||mL|
|Light green SF||2||g|
|Acetic acid, glacial||2||mL|
5µ paraffin sections of neutral buffered formalin fixed tissue are suitable. Other fixatives are likely to be satisfactory. Most trichrome stains benefit from picric acid or mercuric chloride fixation.
Gray, Peter. (1954)
The Microtomist's Formulary and Guide.
Originally published by:– The Blakiston Co.
Republished by:– Robert E. Krieger Publishing Co.
Last updated January 2019