Alcian Blue (pH 2.5) Stain Kit

Cat. No: H-3501
Price: $131.00
Unit Size: 1 Kit

Overview

The Alcian Blue (pH 2.5) Stain Kit is intended for use in the histological visualization of sulfated and carboxylated acid mucopolysaccharides and sulfated and carboxylated sialomucins (glycoproteins).

  • Acidic Sulfated Mucosubstances: Blue
  • Hyaluronic Acid: Blue
  • Sialomucins: Blue
  • Nuclei: Red

Control Tissue: Small Intestine, Appendix, Colon

Components:

  • Alcan Blue Solution (pH 2.5), 30 ml
  • Nuclear Fast Red (Enhanced), 30 ml
  • Acetic Acid Solution (3%), 60 ml (30 ml x 2)
Cat. No. H-3501
Unit Size 1 Kit
Country of Manufacture United States
Applications Histology
Microscopy Brightfield
Cellular Stain Nucleus, Glycoproteins
Color Blue, Red
Format Ready-to-Use

More Information

The Alcian Blue (pH 2.5) Stain Kit is intended for use in the histological visualization of sulfated and carboxylated acid mucopolysaccharides and sulfated and carboxylated sialomucins (glycoproteins).

  • Acidic Sulfated Mucosubstances:  Blue
  • Hyaluronic Acid:  Blue
  • Sialomucins:  Blue
  • Nuclei:  Red

Control Tissue:  Small Intestine, Appendix, Colon

Components:

  • Alcian Blue Solution (pH 2.5), 30 ml
  • Nuclear Fast Red (Enhanced), 30 ml
  • Acetic Acid Solution (3%),  60 ml (30 ml x 2)

Notes:

a) Intensity should be optimized for each tissue type, fixative used, and presentation (frozen or paraffin-embedded) 

b) Use standard laboratory precautions to avoid contact with skin and eyes. 

c) Harmful if swallowed. Do not take internally.

d) These reagents are for research use only.

e) Follow all Federal, State and Local regulations for disposal. 

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