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Object Record

Catalog Number 12.0008.011
Object Name Sample, Tissue
Title Frog Retina
Description .01 Paraffin chunks
.02 Box

.01 Clear/white chunks of paraffin with yellow in it.

.02 White cardboard box---the inside slides out like a matchbox. In black marker is "Good. Frog procion yellow, 1 Nov 1971, Stain in vivo 15, 30, 60 min, Freeze-dry & in paraffine." [sic]
Date 1971
Accession number 12.0008
Caption Frog Retina
Catalog date 2012-10-17
Catalog type History
Provenance This sample of a frog's retina was stained with fluorescent dye (procion yellow) on November, 1, 1971, during Dr. William A. Hagins' research on how the eye turns light into vision. It was freeze-dried and preserved in wax.
Number of images 1
Updated 2014-03-18
Condition Good
Credit line Courtesy of Dr. Shuko Yoshikami
Organizations NIH; NIDDK (National Institute for Diabetes Digestive and Kidney Disease)
Buildings Building 2
Building 5
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # none
People Hagins, William A.
Yoshikami, Shuko