• Training Course(How to Prepare a Paraffin Section?

Saturday (25/12/2010):

  1. Prospective in Animal Research                        (11:30 – 12:30)

(Dr. Dalia Saleh)
Venue: Anatomy Department Theatre

Sunday (26/12/2010):

  1. Laboratory Animals, Dissection and Fixation (10:30 – 11:30)

(Dr. Rania Naeim)
Venue: Anatomy Department Theatre

  1. Hands on                                                                   (12:00 - 14:00)
  2. Preparations of fixatives.
  3. Anesthesia of the animals.
  4. Intracardiac fixation.
  5. Dissection.
  6. Collection of specimens.
  7. Post-fixation.

(Dr. Salwa El-Khayat and Dr. Hagar Hashesh)
Venue: Anatomy Department Laboratory

Monday (27/12/2010):

  1. Preparation of the specimens for paraffin sections

(Dr. Rania Naeim)                                                  (10:30 – 11:30)
Venue: Anatomy Department Theatre

  1. Hands on                                                                   (12:00 - 16:00)
  2. Dehydration.
  3. Clearance.
  4. Paraffin embedding.
  5. Sectioning.

Venue: Anatomy Department Laboratory

Tuesday (28/12/2010):

  1. Staining techniques

(Dr. Kamal Gabra)                                                  (10:30 – 11:30)
Venue: Anatomy Department Theatre

  1. Hands on                                                                   (12:00 - 16:00)
  2. Clearance.
  3. Rehydration.
  4. Staining.
  5. Dehydration.
  6. Clearance.
  7. Mounting

Venue: Anatomy Department Laboratory