Bensley’s
Copper Hematoxylin

Ingredient Amount Function
Hematoxylin, 1% aqueous Dye
Cupric acetate, saturated aqueous Mordant
Potassium chromate, 5% aqueous Solvent
95% ethanol x mL Solvent

 

Compounding procedure

Method

  1. Bring sections to water with xylene and ethanol.
  2. Place into the staining solution for an appropriate time.
  3. Rinse well with water.
  4. Dehydrate with ethanol, clear with xylene and mount with a resinous medium.

Expected results

Notes

  1. The staining time should be determined by trial.

 

Reference

 


 

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