Eosin B, C.I. 45400

Product Description

Eosin B, Eosin Bluish, Imperial Red, Acid Red 91, BSC certified. For staining according to Romanowsky. Used for staining red blood cells, connective tissues and as a counterstain for the Gram stain.

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Histology, cytology and other related scientific disciplines study the microscopic anatomy of tissues and cells. In order to demonstrate a good tissue and cellular structure, the samples need to be stained in a correct manner. Eosin B powder dye can be used instead of Eosin Y WS dye in different staining methods. These two dyes are mutually completely interchangeable, but Eosin B provides barely visible bluish hue instead of yellowish provided by Eosin Y. It is often used in Romanowsky staining methods. It is also used as a counterstain to hematoxylin during cytoplasmic staining.

Technical Data

Trade name: EOSIN B, C.I. 45400
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Catalogue number: EB-P-X**

Available volumes:
25 g

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Transporting/shipment by road (ADR) - Not classified
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Transporting/shipment by air (ICAO-TI/IATA-DGR) - Not classified

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