José A. Mascorro, B.S.
Research Assistant Professor
Embedding techniques for biological tissues; the study of viscosity in the various embedding media components; designing novel embedding media formulations based on viscous character
Medical Histology and Neural Sciences for medical students; Medical Histology for graduate students.
Mascorro, JA. Novel choices for formulating embedding media kits. Scanning Microscopy, 2009. M. Postek et al., Editors. Proceedings of SPIE, Vol 7378: 1-10, 2008.
Mascorro, JA and Bozzola, JJ. Processing tissues for ultrastructural study. Methods in Molecular Biology, Vol 369. Electron Microscopy: Methods and Protocols, 2nd edition, J. Kuo, editor, Chapter 2: 19-34, 2007.
Mascorro, JA. The versatility of epoxy resins: Designing embedding media with specific viscosity properties. Microscopy Today, January/February, 36: 2003.
Mascorro, JA. Benzyldimethylamine (BDMA): Catalysts of choice with epoxy embedding media. Microscopy Today, July/August, 47: 2003.
Mascorro, JA, Frasch, T and Yates, RD. Placing TEM negatives in the digital domain. Microscopy Today, May/June, 2-3: 2002.