Schmorl's Stain Kit
The Schmorl's Stain Kit is intended for use in the histologic visualization of reducing substances including melanin and argentaffin cell granules.
This product utilizes a Turnbull blue reaction. Ferric iron ions are reduced to ferrous ions by reducing substances in the tissue. Ferrous iron combines with ferricyanide to form an insoluble blue ferrous ferricyanide product.
Melanin and Reducing Substances: Blue
SML-1 Kit Contents:
Ferric Chloride Solution (2%), 125mL, Item #: FCB125
Potassium Ferricyanide Solution (1%), 125mL, Item #: PFE125
Nuclear Fast Red Solution, 250mL, Item #: NFS250
SML-2 Kit Contents:
Ferric Chloride Solution (2%), 30mL, Item #: FCB030
Potassium Ferricyanide Solution (1%), 30mL, PFE030
Nuclear Fast Red Solution, 60mL, NFS060