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29-2011.01 - Cytogenetic Technologists Bright Outlook

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Extract, measure, dilute as appropriate, label, and prepare DNA for array analysis.

29-2011.03 Histotechnologists and Histologic Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Stain tissue specimens with dyes or other chemicals to make cell details visible under microscopes.
  • Mount tissue specimens on glass slides.
  • Embed tissue specimens into paraffin wax blocks or infiltrate tissue specimens with wax.
  • Freeze tissue specimens.
  • Perform procedures associated with histochemistry to prepare specimens for immunofluorescence or microscopy.
  • Prepare or use prepared tissue specimens for teaching, research or diagnostic purposes.
29-2012.00 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Prepare standard volumetric solutions or reagents to be combined with samples, following standardized formulas or experimental procedures.
  • Inoculate fertilized eggs, broths, or other bacteriological media with organisms.
  • Obtain specimens, cultivating, isolating, and identifying microorganisms for analysis.
  • Cut, stain, and mount tissue samples for examination by pathologists.
29-2011.00 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists Bright Outlook
  • Cultivate, isolate, or assist in identifying microbial organisms or perform various tests on these microorganisms.
  • Select and prepare specimens and media for cell cultures, using aseptic technique and knowledge of medium components and cell requirements.
  • Obtain, cut, stain, and mount biological material on slides for microscopic study and diagnosis, following standard laboratory procedures.
29-2011.02 Cytotechnologists Bright Outlook
  • Prepare and analyze samples, such as Papanicolaou (PAP) smear body fluids and fine needle aspirations (FNAs), to detect abnormal conditions.
  • Prepare cell samples by applying special staining techniques, such as chromosomal staining, to differentiate cells or cell components.
29-2055.00 Surgical Technologists Bright Outlook
  • Prepare, care for, and dispose of tissue specimens taken for laboratory analysis.

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