Formic Acid 96%, ACS

  • Shelf Life is 2 years from date of manufacture.

 

Product Options:

Part # 10943A250 ml $34.20H
Part # 10943B500 ml $65.30H
Part # 10943C2 L $175.50H

 

PRACTICAL APPLICATION OF FORMIC ACID 96%, ACS:

Formic Acid 96%, ACS can be used in histology/autopsy as a additional step after fixation to reduce CJD infectivity.

TECHNICAL NOTES FOR USING FORMIC ACID 96%, ACS:

Do not reuse open bottle.  Use fresh bottle each time

KEY COMPONENT:

>95% FORMIC ACID

RESEARCH:

 

REFERENCES:

  1. Brown, P., Wolff, A., Gadusek, D.C. 1990.  A simple and effective method for inactivating virus infectivity in formalin-fixed tissue samples from patients with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. Neurology 40:887-890.
  2. CLSI M29-A3 Protection of Laboratory Workers from Occupationally Acquired Infections; Approved Guideline - Third Edition p 47.