Product nameGomori Methenamine-Silver (GMS) Nitrate Stain Kit
The Modified Gomori Methenamine-Silver Nitrate Stain (GMS Stain) is intended for use in the histologic visualization of fungi, basement membrane and some opportunistic organisms such as Pneumocystis carinii. Pneumocystis carinii is an opportunistic pathogen that causes severe pulmonary disease in humans, dogs, rats, mice and other vertebrate species with acquired, induced, or inherited immune deficiency syndromes. In addition, this procedure will reveal Actinomyces and related species, Nocardia asteroids, and certain encapsulated bacteria.
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Fungi Black Pneumocystis carinii Black Mucin Gray Mycelia (inner) Grey to Black Hyphae (inner) Grey to Black Background Light Green
Uses: Histological applications. Air-dried smears.
Storage instructionsStore at +4°C. Please refer to protocols.
Components 100 tests Borax solution 1 x 15ml Chromic Acid Solution 1 x 125ml Gold Chloride Solution (0.2%) 1 x 125ml Light Green Solution (3%) 1 x 125ml Methenamine Solution 1 x 125ml Silver Nitrate Solution (0.2%) 1 x 125ml Sodium bisulfite solution 1 x 125ml Sodium Thiosulfate Solution 1 x 125ml
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