Reliable preparative procedures for the cytological study of yolk-laden insect eggs and embryos.

Abstract

Yolk-laden insect eggs and embryos are easy to fix and section by the following procedure: Fix with non- or slightly coagulant solutions after opening the envelopes for large eggs, or after superficial fixation and removal of the vitelline membrane for small ones. Carefully embed fixed and washed specimens in a thick agar gel. Dehydrate trimmed agar blocks… (More)

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@article{Ptavy1985ReliablePP, title={Reliable preparative procedures for the cytological study of yolk-laden insect eggs and embryos.}, author={Georges P{\'e}tavy}, journal={Stain technology}, year={1985}, volume={60 6}, pages={321-30} }