Technical Bulletin for Histotechnology



Vol. VI, No. 1, January 1976 (PDF)


  • Technique for Processing Eye Specimens.
    Edna Prophet, B.A., HT (ASCP), Washington, D.C. 20306. January 1976;VI(1):75-76.

  • Routine Tissue Processing Schedule.
    An Editorial. January 1976;VI(1):76.

  • Stain Technology Control.
    An Editorial. January 1976;VI(1):77.

  • Modification of Mallory's Aniline Blue Collagen Stain.
    Livia M. Molnar, Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195. January 1976;VI(1):78.

Vol. VI, No. 2, April 1976 (PDF)


  • Proper Tissue Embedding Practices.
    Barbara S. Spillan, HT (ASCP), Naval Hospital, Naval Regional Medical Center, Jacksonville, Florida 32214. April 1976;VI(2):79.

  • Luna Method for Demonstrating Zenker Crystals.
    An Editorial. April 1976;VI(2):80.

  • Modified Enzyme Dry-bone Preparation of Skeletons.
    Livia M. Molnar, Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 98195. April 1976;VI(2):80-81.

  • Additional Information on Methods for Softening Keratin.
    William A. Dotson, Supervisor, Histology Laboratory, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27541. April 1976;VI(2):81.

  • Routine Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining Procedure.
    An Editorial. April 1976;VI(2):81.

Vol. VI, No. 3, July 1976 (PDF)


  • Data for Handling Toxic Chemicals Used for Fixation in Histopathology Laboratories.
    Wilson A. Werely, B.S., University of Arkansas Pathology Services, National Center for Toxicological Research, Jefferson, Arkansas 72079. Peter V. Del Boca, B.S., Fisher Scientific Co., Fairlawn, New Jersey 07410. July 1976;VI(3):83-84.

  • Improved Design of New Cassette Makes Tissue Identification Easier.
    Don Hammer, Histology Manager, Epply Institute for Research in Cancer, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68104. July 1976;VI(3):84.

  • A Modified Auramine O-Rhodamine B Method for Better Demonstration of Acid-Fast Organisms with Fluorescent Microscopy.
    Donald J. Burt, Swedish Medical Center, Englewood, Colorado 80110. July 1976;VI(3):84-85.

  • A Method for Cleaning Tissue Capsules.
    Herbert Stevens, Oakwood Hospital, Dearborn, Michigan 48124. July 1976;VI(3):85.

  • Technique for Preserving Wet-mount Slides.
    John P. Koski, Harleco, Gibbstown, New Jersey 08027. July 1976;VI(3):86.

Vol. VI, No. 4, October 1976 (PDF)


  • Modification of Mayer's Hematoxylin-Eosin Method.
    Livia M. Molnar, Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195. October 1976;VI(4):87.

  • Use of Zinc Chloride in Zenker Type Fixatives.
    Carolyn A. Barszcz, HT (ASCP), National Marine Water Quality Laboratory, Narragansett, Rhode Island 02882. October 1976;VI(4):87.

  • Preparation of Photographic Slides.
    Vermell Deer, 1457 Simmons Street, Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina 29464. October 1976;VI(4):88.

  • Do it Yourself — Terry's Methylene Blue.
    An Editorial. October 1976;VI(4):88.

  • Artifacts Can be Deceiving.
    An Editorial. October 1976;VI(4):89.

  • A Reliable Methyl Green-Pyronin Procedure for RNA and DNA.
    Pat Alexander, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294. October 1976;VI(4):90.