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Surgipath® Alcian Blue Stains, Leica

Supplier: Leica Biosystems
38016SS3A 38016SS5 38016SS3
Combines the components of the Alcian Blue and Periodic Acid Schiff (PAS) stain kits.

  • pH 2.5
  • For identifying acids

Alcian Blue is normally prepared at an acidic pH of 2.5 and is used to identify acid mucopolysaccharides and acetic mucins.

Excessive amounts of non-sulfated acidic mucosubstances are seen in mesotheliomas, certain amounts occur normally in blood vessel walls but increase in early lesions of atherosclerosis.

Ordering information: The Alcian Blue Stain Kit contains 500 mL each of Periodic Acid, Schiffs Reagent, and Alcian Blue. The Alcian Blue Stain Kit (Special) contains 500 mL each of Alcian Blue and Nuclear Fast Red.



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Description Size Supplier No. VWR Catalog Number Unit Price Quantity
Alcian Blue 500 mL 38016SS3A 75810-392 Each Retrieving Restricted
Alcian Blue Stain Kit Kit 38016SS5 75810-404 Kit of 1 Retrieving Restricted
Alcian Blue Stain Kit, Special Kit 38016SS3 75809-288 Kit of 1 Retrieving Restricted
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