Comparison of Tissue Preservation using Formalin and Ethanol as Preservative Formula

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See Woan Shian ; Arifin Soenggono ; Sawkar Vijay Pramod (2016)
  • Publisher: Universitas Padjadjaran
  • Journal: Althea Medical Journal (issn: 2337-4330, eissn: 2337-4330)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15850/amj.v3n3.880
  • Subject: Ethanol | formalin | tissue preservation | Medicine | R | Medicine (General) | R5-920

Background: Tissue preservation can be performed through embalming, by providing the chemical embalming fluid to the human remains. Formalin’s preservative formula is the foundation for modern methods of embalming. Unfortunately, this preservative formula has several di... View more
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