Leaking sample pots

Please remember to ensure all lids are securely fastened and sample pots are not leaking PRIOR to submitting to the laboratory.  Leaking samples are a biological (and fixed tissue a chemical hazard) and must be avoided at all costs.  If you are unsure, please purchase some parafilm sealer using our online ordering or consumables order […]

Tips for handling cytology and histology samples

The submission of good quality, highly cellular, well-labelled specimens together with a complete, concise and relevant history are paramount for an accurate cytological and histological interpretation. Cytology samples · Use microscope slides with frosted ends. · Use PENCIL to label ALL slides with animal name and location of sampling (ink may wash off during staining). · Label the […]