Methanol Fixation

lamb L.A.M.Buisman at
Thu Jul 19 13:57:55 EST 2001

Usually half to one minute exposure.
Heatfixation is cheaper and usually good enough.
If morphology of body cells is very important it might be worthwhile trying


Joyce & Tim wrote:

> Does anyone have any information or a procedure for methanol fixation in
> bacterial smear preparation. I understand this technique produces less
> damage during prep since heating with a burner or incinerator is not
> required.
> T. Burger
> Dept. of Biological Sciences
> Scott Community College
> 500 Belmont Road
> Bettendorf, IA 52722
> tburger at

Waarom schrijf ik dit eigenlijk .....
Ach, je weet maar nooit waar dit terecht komt.

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