Fisher Scientific™ Tissue Path™ Paraplast™ Tissue Embedding Media

Provides better tissue infiltration and superior quality sections than other embedding media

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Catalog No. 23-021401


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    Melting Point 50° to 54°C
    Special Use Exceptional compression resistance and ribbon continuity
    Product Type Paraplast™ X-tra Tissue Embedding Media
    Quantity 8 Cases

    • Greatly minimizes tissue compression due to sectioning
    • Melting point of 122° to 129°F (50° to 54°C) allows lower infiltration temperatures
    • Packaged in cases of eight, 1kg packs
    • Paraplast PLUS is recommended for large tissues or tissue that normally presents infiltration problems and contains a small amount of DMSO (dimethyl sulfoxide) for faster tissue penetration
    • Paraplast X-TRA is a unique blend of low molecular weight polymers and highly purified paraffins for exceptional compression resistance and ribbon continuity

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