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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Innate immune signaling and antimicrobial peptide activity maintain separation of the microbiota and intestinal epithelium. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Laser-capture microdissection (LCM) allows for the one-step procurement of large homogeneous populations of cells from tissue… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) DNA amplification method is a powerful new tool for the retrospective analysis of paraffin… Expand
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Review
1985
Review
1985
The use of formaldehyde as a biological reagent occurred rather late in the history of histological methodology. The reason for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Hair cells, the primary receptors of the auditory, vestibular, and lateral-line sensory systems, produce electrical signals in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The merits of formaldehyde, formaldehyde-glutaraldehyde combinations, and glutaraldehyde in phosphate buffers have been compared… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
  • I. Mclean, P. Nakane
  • The journal of histochemistry and cytochemistry…
  • 1974
  • Corpus ID: 11879926
A new fixative which primarily stabilizes carbohydrate moieties was developed for immunoelectron microscopy. It contains… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
An articulated hinge having a movable pivot axis cooperates with an energy storage device for automatically opening and securing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
 
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Highly Cited
1952
Highly Cited
1952
  • G. Palade
  • The Journal of experimental medicine
  • 1952
  • Corpus ID: 16447175
Osmium tetroxide fixation of tissue blocks, as usually effected, is preceded by an acidification of the tissue. This… Expand
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