Product nameAcid Fast Bacteria (AFB) Stain Kit (Microorganism Stain)
The Acid Fast Bacteria (AFB) Stain Kit (MIcroorganism Stain) is intended for use in the histological visualization of Acid Fast Bacteria and Tubercle Bacilli. This kit is a rapid 15-minute procedure. The lipoid capsule of the acid-fast organism takes up carbol fuchsin and resists decolorization.
Other products for staining tissue sections
Find more kits and reagents in the special stains guide, or products for antigen retrieval, blocking, signal amplification, visualization, counterstaining, and mounting in the IHC kits and reagents guide.
Acid Fast Organisms
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Control Tissue: Any well fixed section (2-5 microns) or any air-dried smear on a clean slide.
Storage instructionsStore at room temperature. Please refer to protocols.
Components 100 tests Acid Alcohol Solution (0.5%) 1 x 500ml Carbol Fuchsin Solution 1 x 125ml Light Green Solution (3%) 1 x 125ml
ab150660 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.