Standard & Special Stains

 

  • Shelf Life is one year from date manufactured unless otherwise stated.
  • Store at 15-30°C unless otherwise stated.
   
 

Alcian Blue 8GX, Powder

CI 74240

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 1002A 5 g $59.50  
   
 

Alcian Blue Stain 1%, pH 1.0 Aqueous

(use: Sulfated Acidic Mucosubstances)

Part # 1005A 250 ml $44.90  
Part # 1005B 500 ml $95.50  
   
Alcian Blue Stain 1%, pH 2.5 Aqueous

Alcian Blue Stain 1%, pH 2.5 Aqueous

(use: Acidic Mucins & Carboxylated Mucosubstances; including Barrett’s Esophageal Biopsy)

Part # 1003A 250 ml $69.80  
Part # 1003B 500 ml $138.70  
   
 

Alcian Blue Stain, Alcoholic

(use: Sulfated Alcian Blue for Amyloid.)

For Staining Procedure, click here

Part # 1004A 500 ml $124.50 H
   
 

Aniline Blue, Powder

CI 42780

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 10073A 10 g $13.30  
Part # 10073B 25 g $30.80  
Part # 10073C 50 g $59.50  
   
 

Aniline Blue Stain, Aqueous

(use: Masson or McLetchie Trichrome Stain.)

Part # 10072B 250 ml $29.40  
Part # 10072C 500 ml $44.10  
   
 

Auramine O, Powder

(use: Fluorescent dye.)

CI 4100

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 10088A 25 g $34.90  
Part # 10088B 100 g $90.40  
   
 

Basic Fuchsin, Powder

CI 42500

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 1010A 10 g $30.20  
Part # 1010B 25 g $46.10  
Part # 1010C 100 g $153.80  
   
 

Basic Fuchsin Stain 0.25%, Aqueous

(use: Brown-Brenn mod. Gram Stain. Can be used for Brown-Hopps)

Part # 1011A 250 ml $26.50  
Part # 1011B 500 ml $41.50  
   
 

Basic Fuchsin Stain 0.5%, Aqueous

(use: Brown-Hopps mod. Gram Stain.)

Part # 1012A 250 ml $27.30  
Part # 1012B 500 ml $40.40  
   
 

Biebrich Scarlet-Acid Fuchsin Stain, Aqueous

(use: Masson or McLetchie Trichrome Stain.)

Part # 10161B 250 ml $46.40  
Part # 10161C 500 ml $77.40  
   
 

Biebrich Scarlet-Acid Fuchsin Stain, Elastic-Trichrome, Aqueous

(use: Modified Elastic Trichrome)

Part # 1016A 250 ml $58.90  
Part # 1016B 500 ml $83.10  
   
Carbol-Fuchsin Stain, Ziehl-Neelsen

Carbol-Fuchsin Stain, Ziehl-Neelsen

(use: AFB stain for Ziehl-Neelsen, Fite)

  • Shelf Life is 2 years from date of manufacture.

 

For more information on the individual stain kits for AFB that use this stain, click the specific stain kit of interest and it will take you to our Stain Kit Section;

 

Part # 1030A 250 ml $37.20 H
Part # 1030B 500 ml $57.00 H
Part # 1030C 1 L $98.00 H
   
Carbol Fuchsin Stain, Kinyoun

Carbol Fuchsin Stain, Kinyoun

(use: Kinyoun for AFB)

For Staining Procedure, click here

Part # 1031A 250 ml $50.80 H
Part # 1031B 500 ml $94.40 H
   
 

Colloidal Iron Stock

   
 

Congo Red Stain Set, Bennhold, Amyloid

Sol’n A: Congo Red Stain 1%, Aqueous

Sol’n B: Alkaline Alcohol

CLICK HERE to see complete kit #9103 in Stain Kits Section.

Part # 1038A 500 ml set $81.70 H
   
 

Congo Red Stain Set, Puchtler, Amyloid

(use: Mod. of Bennhold; reduces background birefringence)

Sol’n A: Sodium Hydroxide, 1%, 25ml or 50ml

Sol’n B: Congo Red Stain, Alcoholic, 250ml or 500ml

Part # 1037A 250 ml set $72.50 H
Part # 1037B 500 ml set $129.90 H
   
 

Crystal Violet, Powder

CI 42555

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.
Part # 1040A 10 g $16.40  
Part # 1040B 25 g $28.70  
Part # 1040C 100 g $66.60  
   
 

Crystal Violet Stain 1%, Aqueous, Brown-Hopps

Part # 1041A 500 ml $34.80  
   
Crystal Violet-Oxalate Stain, Alcoholic

Crystal Violet-Oxalate Stain, Alcoholic

(use: Brown-Brenn & Hucker-Twort Gram Stain.)

  • Shelf Life is 2 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 10422A 250 ml $35.30  
Part # 10422B 500 ml $48.60  
   
 

Crystal Violet Stain, Lieb, Alcoholic

Easy, backup Amyloid Stain.

Part # 10421A 100 ml $62.70  
   
 

Differential Stain for Hematological Staining

   
 

Differential Stain Replacement Bottles

(use: Hematological Staining & *Special Stain for Helicobacter pylori.)

Solution Volume Part #
Solution A:  Xanthene Stain 500 ml 10521A
Gallon 10521B
Solution B:  Thiazine Stain 500 ml 10522A
Gallon 10522B
Solution C:  Fixative 500 ml 10523A
Gallon 10523B

 

Click here to view the Differential Stain Kit.

   
 

Eosin Y Stain 0.5%, Aqueous NaCl

Use: Sperm vitality staining

For Staining Procedure, click here

Part # 1068B 500 ml $40.60  
   
 

Fast Green Stain 2.5%, Aqueous

Part # 10852A 250ml $51.20  
Part # 10852B 500ml $74.50  
   
Fouchet Reagent

Fouchet Reagent

Part # 1095A 250 ml $78.00  
Part # 1095B 500 ml $126.50  
   
 

Giemsa, Powder

CI 15510

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 1110A 10 g $42.00  
Part # 1110B 25 g $97.50  
   
 

Giemsa Stock Stain

Dilute with water or buffer.

Part # 1120A 500 ml $63.50 H
Part # 1120B 1 L $81.70 H
   
 

Giemsa Stock Stain, Romanowsky

1 - 5:
Part # 11215A 500 ml $38.60 H
6 or more:
Part # 11215A 500 ml $37.40 H
   
 

Giemsa Stock Stain, Wolbach

(use: Wolbach & May-Grunwald mod. Giemsa Stain.)

  • Shelf Life is 2 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 1121A 500 ml $53.00 H
Part # 1121B 1 L $91.70 H
   
 

Gomori Basement Membrane Silver Set

(use: “No Titration” PAMM Stain for basement membranes. Other “Components” needed for procedure.)

Sol’n A: Methenamine 3%, Aqueous 250 ml

Sol’n B: Silver Nitrate 5%, Aqueous 50 ml

Sol’n C: Sodium Borate 5%, Aqueous 50 ml

CLICK HERE to see complete kit #9167 in Stain Kits Section

Part # 1131A 250 ml set $75.50  
   
 

Grocott Methenamine Silver Set, GMS

(use: Fungus Stain; Store @ 4°C.)

  • Solution A: Silver Nitrate
  • Solution B: Methenamine Borate

CLICK HERE to see complete kit #9121 in Stain Kits Section

1L Set: 500ml bottle of each Solution A & B:
Part # 1142A 1L set $98.80  
2L Set: 1L bottle of each Solution A & B:
Part # 1142B 2L set $179.10  
   
 

Hematoxylin 3%, Alcoholic

(use: Elastic-Masson Trichrome combination stain with myocardial applications.)

Part # 1162A 250 ml $35.80 H
Part # 1162B 500ml $67.10  
   
 

Hematoxylin 5%, Alcoholic

(use: Verhoeff-Van Gieson Elastic Stain.)

Part # 11623B 500 ml $161.20 H
Part # 11623C 1 L $226.30 H
   
 

Jenner Stock Stain

(use: May-Grunwald mod. Giemsa Stain.)

Part # 1210A 500 ml $33.00 H
Part # 1210B 1 L $59.40 H
   
 

Light Green SF Yellowish Stain 0.02%, Aqueous

(use: Counterstain for GMS Fungus Stain and McLetchie Light Green Trichrome)

Part # 12204A 250 ml $21.60  
Part # 12204B 500 ml $28.50  
   
 

Light Green SF Yellowish Stain 0.1%, Aqueous

(use: Counterstain for fungus stain PAS Light Green)

Part # 12203A 250 ml $21.00  
Part # 12203B 500 ml $28.90  
   
 

Light Green SF Yellowish Stain 0.2%, Aqueous

(use: Stock solution for counterstain  for GMS fungus)

Part # 12202A 250 ml $23.40  
Part # 12202B 500 ml $30.90  
   
 

Light Green SF Yellowish Stain 1%, Aqueous

(use: Stock solution for GMS & Gomori Basement Membrane.)

Part # 1220C 250 ml $32.30  
Part # 1220B 500 ml $60.10  
   
 

Light Green SF Yellowish Stain 2%, Aqueous

(use: Elastic-Masson Trichrome & stock solutions for GMS & Gomori Basement Membrane.)

Part # 1221A 250 ml $49.50  
Part # 1221B 500 ml $72.40  
   
 

Luxol Fast Blue (LFB) Stain Set

(use: Myelin Stain)

Sol’n A: Luxol Fast Blue Stain 0.1%, Alcoholic

Sol’n B: Lithium Carbonate, Saturated Aqueous

Part # 12218A 500 ml set $71.90 H
Part # 12218B 1 L set $102.50 H
   
 

Mayer Hematoxylin Stain Solution, Mayer Modified

Good news. We eliminated the Chloral Hydrate! Excellent for IHCs.

Click Here to see Mayer Hematoxylin in “Hematoxylin” Section.

   
 

Metanil Yellow Stain, Aqueous

(use: Counterstain for Mucicarmine.)

Part # 12235B 250 ml $40.50  
Part # 12235C 500 ml $73.40  
   
 

Methyl Green Stain 2%, Aqueous

(use: Counterstain for IHC procedures. Not chloroform extracted.)

Part # 12253A 250 ml $83.70  
Part # 12253B 500 ml $153.90  
Part # 12253C 1 L $234.70  
   
 

Methylene Blue, Powder

CI 52015

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 1230A 10 g $15.40  
Part # 1230B 25 g $30.40  
Part # 1230C 100 g $76.10  
   
 

Methylene Blue Stain 0.5%, Aqueous

(use: AFB Counterstain for Fite)

For more information on the individual stain kits for AFB that use this counterstain, click the specific stain kit of interest and it will take you to our Stain Kit Section;

Part # 12402A 250 ml $32.50  
   
 

Methylene Blue Stain 0.14%, Alcoholic

(use: AFB Stock Counterstain for Kinyoun)

For more information on AFB Stain, Kinyoun, click here.

Part # 12401A 250 ml $30.50 H
   
 

Methylene Blue Stain 1.4%, Alcoholic

(use: AFB Stock Counterstain for Kinyoun)

For more information on AFB Stain, Kinyoun, click here.

Part # 1240C 250 ml $27.70 H
Part # 1240A 500 ml $30.60 H
Part # 1240B 1 L $37.20 H
   
 

Mucicarmine Stock Stain, Mayer

(Store @ 4°C.)

Part # 1250A 125 ml $60.60 H
Part # 1250B 500 ml $116.60 H
Part # 1250C 1 L $159.10 H
   
 

New Methylene Blue N Stain, Aqueous

(use: Reticulocyte Count for Hematology.)

Part # 1270A 250 ml $22.70  
Part # 1270B 500 ml $30.20  
Part # 1270C 1 L $41.40  
   
 

Nigrosin, Powder, CI 50420

CI 50420

Part # 1271A 25 g $13.80  
   
 

Nigrosin Stain 10%, Aqueous

(Use: Sperm vitality staining)

  • Shelf Life is 2 years from date of manufacture.

For Staining Procedure, click here

Part # 1272B 500 ml $92.50  
   
Nuclear Fast Red Stain, Kernechtrot

Nuclear Fast Red Stain, Kernechtrot

(use: Counterstain for Iron Stains, Schmorl Melanin & IHC Stains.)

  • Shelf Life is 2 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 1255A 250 ml $62.50  
Part # 1255C 500 ml $92.50  
Part # 1255B I L $121.70  
   
 

Oil Red O, Powder

CI 26125

Part # 1276B 25 g $22.50  
   
 

Oil Red O Stain, Propylene Glycol

(use: Stains neutral lipids.)

Part # 12772A 250 ml $44.10  
Part # 12772B 500 ml $75.10  
   
Oil Red O Stain, Isopropanol

Oil Red O Stain, Isopropanol

Part # 1277A 250 ml $49.50 H
Part # 1277B 500 ml $66.20 H
   
 

Phosphotungstic Acid Hematoxylin (PTAH) Stain

(use: Demonstrates muscle striations.)

Part # 1334A 500 ml $68.60  
Part # 1334B 1 L $122.10  
   
 

Reticulum, Gordon & Sweets Stain Kit

   
 

Rhodanine, Powder

p-dimethylaminobenzylidene rhodanine

(use: Copper Stain.)

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 1053A 5 g $50.20  
   
Rhodanine Stock Stain 0.2%, Alcoholic

Rhodanine Stock Stain 0.2%, Alcoholic

(use: Stock solution for Copper Stain)

Part # 10531A 250 ml $42.20 H
Part # 10531B 500 ml $75.80 H
   
 

Saffron, Powder

CI 75100

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 1362A 5 g $322.90  
   
 

Safranin O, Powder

CI 50240

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.

 

Part # 1340A 10 g $15.40  
Part # 1340B 25 g $27.20  
Part # 1340C 100 g $58.40  
   
 

Safranin O Stain 0.25%, Aqueous

(use: Counterstain in Gram methods for microbiology smears.)

Part # 1360A 500 ml $23.80  
   

Safranin O Stain 1%, Aqueous

(use: Cartilage Staining.)

Part # 1350A 125 ml $12.00  
Part # 1350B 500 ml $36.90  
   

Schiff Reagent, McManus

(use: PAS Stains, Glycoproteins & Fungus.)

  • Store at room temperature for up to one year.

 

CLICK HERE to see complete kit #9162 in Stain Kits Section

Part # 1371A 125 ml $32.90  
Part # 1371E 250ml $61.00  
Part # 1371B 500 ml $106.50  
Part # 1371C 1 L $126.80  
Part # 1371D 4 L $260.80  
   
 

Silver Nitrate, ACS Powder

 

  • Shelf Life is 4 years from date of manufacture.

Part # 13803A 25g $138.40  
Part # 13803B 100g $461.20  
   
 

Silver Nitrate 1%, Aqueous

(use: Steiner-Steiner & Steiner-Chapman Modified Silver Stain)

Part # 13804A 250ml $67.40  
Part # 13804B 500ml $126.70  
   
 

Silver Nitrate 5%, Aqueous

(use:Von Kossa Calcium Stain, Gomori Basement Membrane & Gomori Methenamine Silver for Urates.)

Part # 13805A 250 ml $121.30  
Part # 13805B 500 ml $161.40  
   
 

Silver Nitrate 10%, Aqueous

(use: Fontana-Masson Silver Stain for argentaffin granules, Gordon & Sweets Reticulum.)

Part # 13806A 250 ml $168.60  
Part # 13806B 500 ml $278.20  
   
 

Silver Nitrate 20%, Aqueous

(Use: Bielschowsky Stain)

Part # 13807A 250 ml $277.20  
   
 

Sudan Black B Stain, Propylene Glycol

(use: Stains Neutral Lipids & Phospholipids.)

Part # 1401A 125 ml $23.10  
Part # 1401B 250 ml $43.10  
   
 

Sudan III Stain, Saturated Alcoholic

(use: Fat/lipid in frozen sections and fecal fat levels.)

Part # 1390A 500 ml $38.60 H
   
 

Tartrazine Stain 0.25%, Acetic Aqueous

(use: Counterstain for Mucicarmine.)

Part # 14016A 250 ml $38.20  
Part # 14016B 500 ml $60.40  
   
Tartrazine Stain 1.5%, Aqueous

Tartrazine Stain 1.5%, Aqueous

Part # 14015A 500 ml $22.30  
Part # 14015B 1 L $32.10  
   
Thiazine Stain

Thiazine Stain

 

Solution B of the Differential Stain Kit.

  • Shelf Life 2 years from date of manufacture.

 

For Staining Procedure, click here

Click here to view the Differential Stain Kit.

Part # 10522A 500 ml $26.90  
Part # 10522B 1 gal $84.60  
   
 

Toluidine Blue Stain 0.1%, Aqueous

(use: Mast cell stain and MOHS basal cell carcinoma.)

Part # 14027A 250 ml $41.40  
Part # 14027B 500 ml $69.90  
Part # 14027D 1 gal $299.80  
   
 

Toluidine Blue Stock Stain 1%, Aqueous

(use: Toluidine Blue/Alcian Yellow Helicobacter Stain)

Part # 14028A 500 ml $48.80  
Part # 14028B 1 L $85.70  
   
 

Trichrome Stain, Gomori One-Step, Aniline Blue

Indistinguishable from Masson. (Store @ 4°C.)

CLICK HERE to see complete kit 9176 in Stain Kits Section

Part # 1403C 250 ml $43.30  
Part # 1403B 500 ml $74.60  
   
 

Trichrome Stain, Gomori One-Step, Fast Green

(Store at 4ºC.)

Improved with more intense green staining!

CLICK HERE to see complete kit 9175 in Stain Kits Section

Part # 14021A 250ml $50.70  
Part # 14021B 500ml $79.30  
   
 

Trichrome Stain, Gomori One-Step, Light Green

(Store @ 4°C.)

Part # 1402C 250 ml $47.00  
Part # 1402B 500 ml $74.60  
   
 

Trichrome Stain, Wheatley Modified

(use: mod. of Wheatley Trichrome Stain for microsporidia, etc.)

Part # 10351A 250 ml $82.10  
   
 

Twort's Gram Stain Set

(use: Hucker-Twort Gram Stain.)

  • Shelf Life 2 years from date of manufacture.

 

Sol’n A: Neutral Red Stain 1%, Alcoholic

Sol’n B: Fast Green Stain 1%, Alcoholic

Part # 14034A 250 ml set $56.90 H
Part # 14034B 500 ml set $94.80 H
   
 

Van Gieson Stain

(use: Counterstain for VVG Elastic Stain and other stains.)

Part # 1404A 500 ml $64.80  
Part # 1404B 1 L $108.20  
   
Victoria Blue Stain, Alcoholic

Victoria Blue Stain, Alcoholic

(uses include: Hepatitis B surface antigen, copper and venous invasion.)

Part # 1406A 500 ml $167.30 H
Part # 1406C 1 L $304.00 H
   
 

Wright Stain Buffer Solution, pH 6.8

This product is located in our “Buffer” section of Reagents & Chemicals.

Click Here for Part Number and Pricing

   
 

Wright Stain Fixative Methanol, Anhydrous, ACS

(use: Fixative for blood smears.)

Part numbers and pricing are located in our Alcohol Section, CLICK HERE

   
 

Wright Stain

Part # 1420A 500 ml $27.00 H
Part # 1420B 1 L $31.00 H
Part # 1420C 1 gal $81.00 H
   
 

Wright Stain, Buffered

Part # 1422A 500 ml $27.00 H
Part # 1422B 1 L $41.00 H
Part # 1422C 1 gal $81.00 H
   
 

Wright Stain, Modified

(use: Stronger for auto stainers.)

For Staining Procedure, click here

Part # 1421A 500 ml $27.00 H
Part # 1421B 1 L $41.00 H
Part # 1421C 1 gal $81.00 H
   
 

Xanthene Stain

 

Solution A of the Differential Stain Kit.

  • Shelf Life 2 years from date of manufacture.

 

For Staining Procedure, click here

Click here to view the Differential Stain Kit.

Part # 10521A 500ml $35.30  
Part # 10521B 1 gal $73.50  
   
 

Weigert Iron Hematoxylin Stain Set

(Use: Mucin & Trichrome.)

Sol’n A: Ferric Chloride Aqueous Solution

Sol’n B: Hematoxylin Stain Solution, 1% Alcoholic

Click here for Part Number and Pricing in STAINS & STAIN KIT Section.