Fixatives

Known as: Fixative 
Agents employed in the preparation of histologic or pathologic specimens for the purpose of maintaining the existing form and structure of all of the… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) DNA amplification method is a powerful new tool for the retrospective analysis of paraffin… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
The merits of formaldehyde, formaldehyde-glutaraldehyde combinations, and glutaraldehyde in phosphate buffers have been compared… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
Out of a total of eleven bifunctional reagents tested as fixatives for light microscopic immunohistochemistry, four were found… (More)
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
 
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1965
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1964
Highly Cited
1964
1. The polychromatic staining of plant cell walls by toluidine blue O is described and illustrated. 2. The effects of various… (More)
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1963
Highly Cited
1963
The aldehydes introduced in this paper and the more appropriate concentrations for their general use as fixatives are: 4 to 6.5… (More)
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
In 1952 Palade introduced the use of Michaelis' veronal-acetate buffer for regulating the pH of osmium tetroxide-fixing solutions… (More)
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1956
Highly Cited
1956
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  • 1956
During the early phases of tissue sectioning for electron microscopy, virtually all of the standard cytological fixatives were… (More)
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1952
Highly Cited
1952
Osmium tetroxide fixation of tissue blocks, as usually effected, is preceded by an acidification of the tissue. This… (More)
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