Properties and Principles of Hematoxylin & Eosin staining technique

Hematoxylin and eosin stain mltgeeks

In histopathology,the sections (microtomy) as they are prepared are colourless and different components cannot be appreciated. Staining of tissues(histochemical staining) with different coloured dyeshaving affinities for specific components of the  tissue, makes identification and study of the tissue morphology possible by histotechnologist. There are somany…

Types and Choice of fixatives used in Histopathology

Fixatives MLTGEEKS

Fixative brings about a crosslinking of protein which denature or coagulate proteins so that the semifluid state is converted into semisolid state so that it maintains everything in vivo in relation to each other.Therefore a semisolid state facilitates easy manipulation of tissues. Choice of Fixative…

Introduction to Histopathology

Introduction to Histopathology MLTGEEKS

What is Histopathology It is a branch of pathology or clinical pathology which deals with  the study of diseases in a tissue section.These tissues undergoes series of steps before reaching the histopathologist desk for microscopic examination. To achieve this,it is always important that the tissue…