Used as contrast stain in histology and cytology and as a pH indicator (pH 10.0-13.0). Used with acid fuchsin as Mallory’s connective tissue stain. Also used to visualize chromosomes and cellulose wall implants. (Acid blue 22).
- Molecular Weight:
- J. Histochem. Cytochem., 31, 823 (1983)
- Gloves & fume hood
- Store at room temperature