Method for dewaxing a tissue sample based on a microemulsion

  title={Method for dewaxing a tissue sample based on a microemulsion},
  author={Brian Howard Kram and Christopher Bieniarz and Paul D. Drumheller},
Removal process impregnated paraffin from a biological sample impregnated paraffin comprising means: contacting the biological sample paraffin-impregnated with a dewaxing microemulsion comprising surfactant, organic solvent non-polar and water, wherein the surfactant is soluble in both in water and in the nonpolar organic solvent, transferring the paraffin to the microemulsion; and Segregate the microemulsion.