A comparison of the picrosirius red stain with and without a nuclear stain.
We took the original picrosirius red stain and modified it to create our version with crisp looking nuclei.
The picture on the left has been stained with Weigert’s hematoxylin and on the right, no nuclear stain.
Collagen – Red Muscle – Green Nuclei – black
What is your preference?
Collagen – the tissue glue, plays a vital role in maintaining structural integrity in tissue function. This stain is used to detect many disease models such as liver fibrosis, skin wounds, myocardial scars, and arterial tissue.
This is an incredible tissue control sale that will only last 30 days. All slides are cut to order and can be customized to meet your needs. We can place negative control tissue right next to the positive tissue and orient to your specifications. Orders will be taken be email or call us at the number below at a first come first serve basis. No order is considered too small or too large, if we still have the tissue you will get it.
Skin is a very versatile tissue that can be used for a variety of special stains, immunohistochemistry and immunofluorescent stains. It can be used for special stains such as;
- Verhoeff Van Gieson (elastic)
- Picrosirius Red
- And others
Controls for immunohistochemistry and immunofluorescent stains include;
- CAM 5.2
- smooth muscle actin 1A4
- Melanin / Mart-1
- CD117 / C-kit
- Ber-EP4 (epithelial antigen)
- Caspase 3
- CDw49f (integrin-alpha6)
- Claudin 1
- Collagen III, IV
- CK 6, 8, 10, 14, 16,17, 18
- And many others
Hans B Snyder
60 Prescott Street
Worcester, MA 01605