Fixation and How it Effects Microtomy and Staining

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Gayle Callis, HT(ASCP)HTL, MT(ASCP), GCallis Histology Service LLC

This lecture will discuss fixation and how it effects microtomy and staining quality of tissues. You will better understand the importance of fixation and how it is essential for optimal tissue evaluation. Photomicrographs will be used to demonstrate the purpose of fixation, optimal fixation and visual differences in H&Es.

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Continuing Education Credits

NSH Contact Hours (acceptable for AMT, ASCP, and state recertification): 1 hour(s)
Course number VIR111015

Objectives

  • Purpose of Fixation
  • Optimal fixation
  • Effects of fixation on microtomy and staining
  • Provide references

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Course Description: This lecture will discuss fixation and how it effects microtomy and staining quality of tissues. You will better understand the importance of fixation and how it is essential for optimal tissue evaluation. Photomicrographs will be used to demonstrate the purpose of fixation, optimal fixation and visual differences in H&Es.
Additional Information: This webinar was presented in November 2015 as part of the NSH Veterinary & Research Scientist Webinar Series.

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