Technical Bulletin for Histotechnology




10th Anniversary 1980 (PDF)


  • Predictions of the Decade — 1970-1980.
    Lee G. Luna, HT (ASCP). 10th Anniversary Issue 1980;3-9.

  • A Double Check with Fluorescent Antibodies and Special Stains for the Differentiation of Endocrine Cells of the Pancreatic Islet.
    Akira Hirayama, M.D., Minoru Sakurada, Department of Surgical Pathology, Tokyo Women’s Medical College, 10 Kawada-Cho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan. 10th Anniversary Issue 1980;10.

  • Eosin Staining: pH Dependence.
    W.R. Turner, M.D., Senior Pathologist, State Pathology Laboratory, Davidsonweg Road, George 6530, Republic of South Africa. 10th Anniversary Issue 1980;10.

  • Better Frozen Sections.
    Michael P.K. Shoobridge, Box Hill and District Hospital, Nelson Road, Box Hill, Victoria 3128 Australia. 10th Anniversary Issue 1980;11.

  • Use of Carson’s Modified Milloning’s Phosphate-Buffered Formalin in the Treatment of Fresh Uteri.
    Brenda I. Cuevas, HT (ASCP), Department of Pathology, Gorgas Army Hospital, Panama Rep. de Panama. 10th Anniversary Issue 1980;12.

  • Mallory Trichrome Stain.
    Stephanie S. Lightbourn, D.M.T., C.T., Princess Margaret Hospital, Ministry of Health, P.O. Box N-3729, Nassau Bahamas. 10th Anniversary Issue 1980;12.

  • Alcohol by Any Other Name...Requisites by Persistence.
    Francine R. Hincherick, Washington, D.C. 20306. 10th Anniversary Issue 1980;12.

  • Preparation of Ultrathin Mucosa for Cryostat Sectioning.
    A. Papadakou, Associate Professor, Dental School, University of Athens, Thivon 2, Goudi, Athens, Greece. 10th Anniversary Issue 1980;13.

  • Paraffin Embedded Specimens of Sputum.
    Mario Rafael Filomatori, Histotechnologo, Caixa Postal 10043 — Ag. Central, 90000 — Porto Alegre — RS, Brasil. 10th Anniversary Issue 1980;13.

  • Histopathology in a Medical School in Southern India.
    Minnie M. Mathan, M.D., Professor of Pathology, Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore — 632004, Tamil Nadu, India. 10th Anniversary Issue 1980;13.

Vol. X, No. 1, January 1980 (PDF)


  • Uses of Aerosol OT in the Histology Laboratory.
    Leonard W. Noble, North Carolina Baptist Hospitals, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27103. January 1980;X(1):139.

  • New Horizons in Histotechnology.
    Dale Largent, St. Mary’s Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri 64108. January 1980;X(1):141.

  • Reply to Ganglion Cell Staining Inquiry.
    Clare S. Kerr, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115. January 1980;X(1):142.

  • Can You Help?
    Paulyne Lawton, New Brunswick School of Medical Technology, Saint John, N.B., Canada. January 1980;X(1):142.

Vol. X, No. 2, April 1980 (PDF)


  • Hall’s Modified Harris Hematoxylin.
    Dolores W. Carter, Baptist Memorial Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38146. April 1980;X(2):143.

  • ?? — Am I Intently Involved.
    An Editorial. April 1980;X(2):143.

  • Processing Aqueous Taps and Vitrectomies.
    Virginia Havener, Ophthalmic Pathology Laboratory, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455. April 1980;X(2):144.

  • Cell Blocks from Specimens of Body Fluids.
    Brenda Cuevas, Gorgas Hospital, Balboa Heights, Canal Zone. April 1980;X(2):146.

  • Helpful Hint for SEM Fixation.
    Gwen Ramer, University of Alabama Medical Center, University Station, Birmingham, Alabama 35294. April 1980;X(2):146.

Vol. X, No. 3, July 1980 (PDF)


  • Prolonging the Shelf-Life of Solutions Containing Silver Nitrate.
    Charles Churukian, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642. July 1980;X(3):147.

  • Preparation of Fluid Material for Cytologic Evaluation.
    Mary Buksa, Medical Center of Beaver County, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania 15010. July 1980;X(3):148.

  • H&E Staining With Paper Strips.
    J. Ziaja, V. Granat, E. Gruebbel, Lutheran Medical Center, St. Louis, Missouri 63118. July 1980;X(3):148.

  • Solutions to Amylase Problems.
    Bill Barlow, Riverside Hospital, Wilmington, Delaware 19899. S.A. Gourley, Veterans Administration Hospital, New York, N.Y. 10010. July 1980;X(3):149.

  • Pathology Through the Ages.
    Chris Gordon, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, Iowa 50308. July 1980;X(3):149.

  • Can You Help?
    Brenda Collins, University of Tennessee, Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Knoxville, Tennessee 37901. July 1980;X(3):149.

Vol. X, No. 4, October 1980 (PDF)


  • Possible Causes of the Strong Bond Between Floating Debris and Tissue Section.
    Martin Golick, Bellevue Hospital, New York, New York 10016. October 1980;X(4):151.

  • A Method For Keeping Paraffin Blocks Cold Prior to Microtomy.
    James H. Maynard, Mease Hospital & Clinic, Dunedin, Florida 33528. October 1980;X(4):151.

  • Preparation of Cell Blocks Containing No Visible Button.
    Elaine Graves, San Antonio, Texas 78218. October 1980;X(4):151-152.

  • A Box of Salt.
    Marion Gleason, Providence Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio 45239. October 1980;X(4):152.

  • Can You Help?
    Janet Maass, Marshfield Medical Center Laboratory, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449. October 1980;X(4):152.

  • The Preparation of Multiple Slides From a Single Block.
    Therese Ansman, M.S., HT (ASCP), University of California, San Francisco, California 94143. October 1980;X(4):152.