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Search Results for: microtome


microtome (Science: instrument) A device used for cutting sections from an embedded specimen, either for light or electron... Read More

Tissue embedding

tissue embedding The technique of placing cells or tissue in a supporting medium so that thin sections can be cut using a... Read More

Plastic embedding

plastic embedding The infiltrating of histological specimens with plastics, including acrylic resins, epoxy resins and... Read More