vacuum infilatration of plant tissue
GKidd at Aptagen.com
Wed Oct 22 14:47:01 EST 1997
Mike Allen wrote:
> I am trying to fix plant buds by chemical fixation. I am having troubles
> because the buds float in the fixative. I have tried to keep them in the
> solution using a piece of mesh but am concerned that it takes a long
> time to get the tissue into the fixative. Does anyone have a homemade
> solution or a suggestion as to how solve this?
> thanks for your help. Please reply to the email address below. I will
> repost answers.
> Chenhong Zhang
> c4zhang at scimail.uwaterloo.ca
Mesh sounds like a good idea to me - I'm not clear on your concern with
that method. Are you worried that the fixative is taking too long to
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