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Mouse Lung Tissue: Determining Optimal Sectioning, Floating, & Mounting Settings with the PaceSetter

Mouse Lung Tissue: Determining Optimal Sectioning, Floating, & Mounting Settings with the PaceSetter

By on Jan 24, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

When switching from a traditional microtome and water bath setup to using the New PaceSetter to de-wrinkle and mount sections, histology labs will need to determine appropriate settings for sectioning and floating various tissues. We recently performed a study to find sectioning and de-wrinkling settings for mouse lung tissue using the PaceSetter section mounting...

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Automation and Quality Control in the Histology Laboratory with Clif Chapman

Automation and Quality Control in the Histology Laboratory with Clif Chapman

By on Jan 19, 2017 in Blog | 4 comments

We had the opportunity to talk to Clifford M. Chapman, MS, HTL, QIHC (ASCP) about changes in and the future of automation in the histology laboratory, as well as quality control. Clif holds the position of Technical Specialist at StrataDx (Lexington, MA), as well as Senior Consultant at Medi-Sci Consultants (Woburn, MA). Thank you for sharing your insights, Clif!...

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Seeking Candidates for Our Scientific Advisory Board

Seeking Candidates for Our Scientific Advisory Board

By on Dec 13, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Aquaro Biosystems aims to build products that meet the needs of histotechs, lab managers, and pathologists. With this goal in mind, the company is putting together a team of leaders in the field of histology for its Scientific Advisory Board. Scientific Advisory Board members will be asked to provide support in designing and reviewing experiments using...

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Nominate a Histology Thought Leader

Nominate a Histology Thought Leader

By on Dec 13, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Do you or any of your friends/colleagues have interesting stories to share about histology or have thoughtful ideas on the future of the field? Aquaro Biosystems is continuing its Histology Thought Leaders series, and we are looking for histotechs, lab managers, and pathologists to interview. We are interested in speaking with people in any area of histology –...

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What Histotechs Are Saying About the PaceSetter

What Histotechs Are Saying About the PaceSetter

By on Oct 25, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Aquaro Biosystems developed the PaceSetter section mounting system with guidance from the histology community. After collecting feedback from histotechs on the alpha version of the PaceSetter, the Aquaro team made several changes for the PaceSetter to produce better and more consistent slides. More recently, Aquaro has received another round of feedback from...

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