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Tumor Frozen Needle Biopsy Preparation for the gamma-H2AX IFA   Add to my SOP compendium

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This document describes the method for fixing, embedding, and sectioning frozen needle biopsy specimens for use in immunofluorescence assays as well as assessing quality through hematoxylin and eosin (H&E) staining. It is a product of the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis (DCTD). Visit the DCTD website ( for recent updates to the SOP.

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