The Alcian Blue - PAS Stain Kit is intended for use in the simultaneous histological visualization of sulfated and carboxylated acid mucopolysaccharides, sulfated and carboxylated sialomucins (glycoproteins) and neutral mucins.
Acidic Sulfated Mucosubstances: Blue
Hyaluronic Acid: Blue
Neutral Mucins: Magenta
Mixtures of Acidic and Neutral Mucins: Blue - Mauve (depending on the dominant entity)
Our kit is designed for staining myelin/myelinated axons and Nissil substance on formalin fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue as well as frozen tissue. Our kit is used for identifying the basic neuronal structure in brain or spinal cord sections, and contains a Cresyl Echt Violet counterstain. Using our protocol and the modified formulation, myelinated tissue can be stained in as little as 30 minutes.
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