for Acid Alcohol Fast Bacteria
|Weigert's iron hematoxylin (1904)|
|0.1% hydrochloric acid in 50% ethanol|
|5% aqueous acetic acid|
|0.1% light green SF yellowish in 0.2% acetic acid|
5µ paraffin sections of neutral buffered formalin fixed tissue are likely suitable. Other fixatives are likely suitable.
Gray, Peter. (1954)
The Microtomist's Formulary and Guide.
Originally published by:– The Blakiston Co.
Republished by:– Robert E. Krieger Publishing Co.
Last updated February 2010.