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The Cutting and Floating Method for Paraffin-embedded Tissue for Sectioning

DOI :

10.3791/58288-v

September 5th, 2018

September 5th, 2018

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1Institute of Life Science, Nanchang University, 2Queen Mary School, Medical Department, Nanchang University, 3School of Life Science, Nanchang University

Here, we present a protocol to improve paraffin sectioning. This method combines cutting and floating using a simple thermostatic chamber to avoid the transfer process required by the conventional method. As a result, the efficiency and the number of intact paraffin sections were greatly improved.

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