The uranyl acetate is made from depleted uranium. Uranyl acetate improves tissue penetration and contrast without affecting immunolabeling. Useful as positive or negative stain for thin sections.Radioactive and toxic.
Radioactivity: approximately 1.459E4 Bq/g
- Molecular Weight:
Hu, H. et al. Conditional knockout of protein O-mannosyltransferase 2 reveals tissue-specific roles of O-mannosyl glycosylation in brain development. The Journal of Comparative Neurology 519, 1320–1337 (2011). doi:10.1002/cne.22572
, Poison (Ingestion)
- Glove, chemical goggles & fume hood
- Store at room temperature