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a 10% solution of formaldehyde in water

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Historically, the most common fixative is buffered formalin.
Formalin very effectively preserves tissues by cross-linking proteins, but this may also result in the masking of antigenic epitopes.
Pain and antinociception were assessed using the paw formalin test, as previously described (Ortiz et al.
This trial was designed to investigate the pharmacological interactions between Rhodiola rosea (rhodiola) ethanol extracts and individual or a mixture of B-vitamins in nociception induced by the formalin test in mice.
In addition to producing formalin, which is used in chemical, sanitary, medical and animal husbandry industries, the plant will annually produce 5,000 tons of hexamine, which is used in a range of industries including plastic and textile, pharmaceuticals and defense.
Bulgular: B5- Formalin ile fikse edilen parafine-gomulu 12 adet doku orneginde DNA ve nukleus izolasyonununda sirastyla % 42 ve %33 basari elde edilirken, formalinle fikse edilen 20 adet doku orneginde bu basan sirasiyla % 95 ye % 60 e kadar yukse1mistir.
One further major drawback of the study is the use of formalin Letters to the Editor compatible antibodies only.
A cadaver is embalmed via the infusion of chemical substances that include formalin (which contains formaldehyde), alcohol, glycerin, carbolic acid, and dye.
The mention of formalin conjures distinct student memories of a challenging year spent in the dissecting hall.
And this toxic chemical, formalin, is one that's used to preserve dead bodies in mortuaries.
A source inside the hospital told Daily News Egypt that the angry ex-husband of one of the nurses set off the tear gas bomb out of anger and also used formalin in the attack.
Two names were put forward for the identity of the 'Pyjama Girl' and the body was preserved in formalin.
Bird stomachs were injected with ten percent formalin through the mouth and esophagus with a hypodermic syringe immediately after collection.
Sometimes only formalin-fixed tissues are available for testing--a situation the BSE surveillance program faced in 2005, when an entire tissue sample was inadvertently preserved in formalin.
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