Some of the critical steps in tissue sample preparation include fixation, grossing, embedding, and sectioning. Visit this section for guidance through the entire process.
The Art of Frozen Tissue Sectioning
This article describes a system for embedding of tissues for the preparation of frozen sections. The system is easy to learn and offers many advantages over conventional methods, including speed, high precision and predictability, and reduced tissue wastage.
Introduction to Microtomy: Preparing & Sectioning Paraffin Embedded Tissue
Get tips for better microtomy, flotation & section drying in this guide. Each step provides a valuable reminder of good histology practice and also helps with troubleshooting when unacceptable results do occur.