Modified GMS Nitrate Stain (Microorganism Stain) (ab150671)

Overview

  • Product name
    Modified GMS Nitrate Stain (Microorganism Stain)
  • Product overview

    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.

  • Notes

    Staining Interpretation

     

     

    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

  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: IHC-Pmore details

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab150671 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
IHC-P Use at an assay dependent concentration.

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