Val Aqua Rinse, 20X contains a nonionic polysorbate detergent (surfactant) commonly used as an additive to buffers and reagents in IHC procedures to enhance spreading across tissues and reduce background staining. Val Aqua Rinse, 20X has been designed to be diluted in deionized water for rinsing specimens on the VALENT Automated Slide Staining Platform.
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