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Phosphotungstic acid 5% (DG)

For connective tissue stains - Elastic tissue stains.

Stain results:

Nuclei:   Black
Cytoplasm:   Red
Elastic Fibers:   Purple to Black
Collagen and Bone:   Yellow
Mucopolysaccharides:   Blue-Green
Muscle:   Red


Movat, H.Z.;: Demonstration of all connective tissue elements in a single section. Arch Path., 60:289 - 295, 1955
Roman N., et al: Orcein-hematoxylin in iodized ferric chloride as a stain for elastic tissue. Stain Technology, 42:199 -202, 1967

Code Title Pack Size Availability Price Updated: 02-03-2024
EMS26385-09 Phosphotungstic acid 5% (DG) 500ml See above $180.00 AUD