Anthracene Blue SWR
This dye has been recommended as a hematoxylin substitute in H&E staining. Note that the name alizarin blue, without the 2RC, is applied to another dye, CI 67410. In addition, it should not be confused with anthracene blue SWX, which is a related dye.
R. D. Lillie.
Conn's Biological Stains
Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, MD., U.S.A.