This is a quiz based on the information in the Fixation powerpoint from my class.
The steps in processing
The choice of dye
The choice of fixative
The order of staining reagents
Minimize processing distortions
Prevent putrefication, or the destruction of cellular proteins by bacteria.
Prevent autolysis, or the enzymatic destruction of cells.
Enhances staining when using a mordant like Bouin or Zenker.
Ethanol, Glutaraldehyde, Formaldehyde
Glutaraldehyde, Mercuric Chloride, Zinc Salts
Picric Acid, Acetone, Ethanol
Methanol, Ethanol, Acetone
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