• Collections

Methenamine silver staining kit

Methenamine Silver Method for Argentaffin CellsFor the staining of argentaffin granules of enterochromaffin cells.Stain results:Argentaffin Cells:BlackCoarse connective tissue of the submucosa:Variable amount ofblackening by 3-31 ?2 hr. of impregnationGranules of eosinophil leukocytes, nuclei,smooth muscle & surface epithelium:show additional blackeningafter incubation beyond 3-31 ?2 hr.Granules of mast cells:Remain red after nuclei &reticulum are blackenedReferences:Clark, G.: Staining Procedures, Williams and Wilkins Co., Baltimore, 3rd Ed., c. 1973, p. 161.

Methenamine Silver Method for Argentaffin Cells

For the staining of argentaffin granules of enterochromaffin cells.

Stain results:

Argentaffin Cells: Black
Coarse connective tissue of the submucosa: Variable amount of
blackening by 3-31 ?2 hr. of impregnation
Granules of eosinophil leukocytes, nuclei,
smooth muscle & surface epithelium:
show additional blackening
after incubation beyond 3-31 ?2 hr.
Granules of mast cells: Remain red after nuclei &
reticulum are blackened

References:

  • Clark, G.: Staining Procedures, Williams and Wilkins Co., Baltimore, 3rd Ed., c. 1973, p. 161.
  • Gomori, G., Arch. Path., 45:48, 1948.
  • Burtner, H.J. and Lillie, R.D., Stain Techn., 24:225-7, 1949.

Technical Data Sheet

Code Description MSDS
EMS26481-01 Weigert'S Iodine Solution MSDS
EMS26481-02 Sodium Thiosulfate 5% Aqueous MSDS
EMS26481-03 Silver Nitrate 5% Aqueous MSDS
EMS26481-04 Methenamine 3% Aqueous MSDS
EMS26481-05 Borate Buffer pH 7.8 MSDS
EMS26481-06 Gold Chloride 0.1% Aqueous MSDS
EMS26481-07 Saffranin O Solution 0.1% MSDS
Code Title Type Pack Size Availability Price Updated: 25-05-2024
EMS26481-01 Methenamine silver staining kit Weigert's iodine 500ml See above $100.00 AUD
EMS26481-02 Methenamine silver staining kit Sodium thiosulfate 500ml See above $77.00 AUD
EMS26481-03 Methenamine silver staining kit Silver nitrate 250ml See above $223.00 AUD
EMS26481-04 Methenamine silver staining kit Methenamine 500ml See above $92.00 AUD
EMS26481-05 Methenamine silver staining kit Borate buffer, pH 7.8 500ml See above $77.00 AUD
EMS26481-06 Methenamine silver staining kit Gold chloride 250ml See above $94.00 AUD
EMS26481-07 Methenamine silver staining kit Saffranin O 500ml See above $100.00 AUD