The lipid globules of adipose cells become insoluble in fat solvents after they have been fixed in a suitable fixative and postchromed for 7 weeks at 37° C. The potassium dichromate acts merely as an oxidizing agent: little or no chromium is left in the globules.
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JOURNAL ARTICLE| 01 June 1958
A Note on the Preservation of Adipose Lipid
J.T. Y. CHOU
Cytological Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University Museum, Oxford
Online Issn: 1477-9137
Print Issn: 0021-9533
Copyright © 1958 The Company of Biologists Ltd.
J Cell Sci (1958) s3-99 (46): 229–230.
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J.T. Y. CHOU; A Note on the Preservation of Adipose Lipid. J Cell Sci 1 June 1958; s3-99 (46): 229–230. doi: https://doi.org/10.1242/jcs.s3-99.46.229
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