Technical Bulletin for Histotechnology




Vol. XVII, No. 2, April 1987 (PDF)


  • Is Your Histology Lab a Toxic Waste Paradise?
    Donald Axley, Kaiser Hospital, Sacramento, California 95823. April 1987;XVII(2):241-242.

  • An Alternate Counterstain for the Grocott-Gomori Methenamine Silver Procedure.
    Billie Swisher, HT/HTL (ASCP), Center for Infectious Diseases, Experimental Pathology Branch, Center for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA 30333. April 1987;XVII(2):243.

  • Notes on the Tissue Section and Debri Bonding Question.
    Martin L. Golick, M.L. Golick Labs, Woodside, New York. April 1987;XVII(2):244.

  • The Use of Colored Tattoo Ink During Specimen Grossing.
    Bonnie Yanosy, Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06602. April 1987;XVII(2):245.

  • Rapid Microwave Modification of Mayer’s Mucicarmine and Bennhold’s Amyloid Methods.
    James Davis, Jr., Stanley H. Shapiro,* Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York. *Queens Hospital Center of Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Jamaica, New York. April 1987;XVII(2):245.

  • Methods for Sealing and Mounting Paraffin Blocks.
    Lillian B. Antonio, State Hospital, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. April 1987;XVII(2):246.

Special Promotional Issue, June 1987 (PDF)

  • J.B. McCormick, “Whittling” His Way Into History. Promotional Issue, June 1987.


Vol. XVII, No. 3, July 1987 (PDF)


  • A Histological Procedure for Precise Determinates With Tuberculate Ureide and
    Enzyme Transformations of Canavalia Ensiformis (L) DC.
    T.R. Ansman, M.S., HT (ASCP), J.Q. Lynd, Ph.D., Department of Pathology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610 and Department of Agronomy, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078. July 1987;XVII(3):247-249.

  • Microwave Trouble Shooting.
    Nathan T. Brinn, B.S., HT/HTL (ASCP), Department of Pathology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina. July 1987;XVII(3):250-252.

  • A Method for Sectioning Ticks.
    Francine Hincherick, HTL (ASCP), Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, D.C. 20306. July 1987;XVII(3):252-253.

  • Trypsin Digestion of Retinas of Laboratory Rats.
    Kathy L. Hardy, HT (ASCP), Syntex Research, Palo Alto, California 94304. July 1987;XVII(3):253.

  • Helpful Hint For Frozen Sections.
    Barbara Lilly, Bluefield Community Hospital, Bluefield, West Virginia 24701. July 1987;XVII(3):253.

  • A Modified Gram Positive and Gram Negative Procedure.
    Susan Calufetti, HT (ASCP), St. Joseph’s Hospital Medical Center, Bloomington, Illinois 61701. July 1987;XVII(3):254.

Special Promotional Issue, August 1987 (PDF)

  • Dr. J.B. McCormick, Enriched By The Heritage of Histotechnology (2nd article).
    Promotional Issue, August 1987.