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P3558 Sigma-Aldrich

Paraplast®

for tissue embedding

Synonym: Paraffin – polyisobutylene mixture

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Properties

Related Categories Cell Biology, Core Bioreagents, Hematology and Histology, Life Science Reagents for Immunohistochemistry (IHC), Research Essentials,
Quality Level   200
application(s)   hematology: suitable
  histology: suitable
mp   56-57 °C (lit.)
  56-57 °C
storage temp.   room temp

Description

General description

Paraplast® is suitable for tissue infiltration. It is a refined combination of highly purified paraffin with plastic polymers. It produces minimal tissue compression and wrinkle-free sections, and cuts to 4μm thickness with excellent ribbon continuity.

Application

Paraplast® has been used for tissue embedding.

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

Other Notes

Double filtered paraffin wax in pellet form.

Legal Information

Paraplast is a registered trademark of Leica Biosystems

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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