Overview

  • Product name
    Mucicarmine Stain Kit (Mucin Stain)
  • Product overview

    Mucicarmine (Mucin Stain) is intended for use in the histological visualization of acid mucopolysaccharides in tissue sections. This product is useful in distinguishing mucin negative undifferentiated squamous cell lesions from mucin positive adenocarcinomas. In addition, this product will stain the mucopolysaccharide capsule of Cryptococcus neoformans.


    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.

  • Notes

    Staining Interpretation

    Mucin Pink/Red
    Capsule of Cryptococcus   Red
    Nuclei Blue to Green
    Other Tissue Components    Yellow

    Control Tissue: Colon, Intestine, Bronchial Epithelial Cells.

Properties

Images

  • ab150677 Mucicarmine Stain Kit (Mucin Stain) staining formalin-fixed-paraffin embedded human GI tract.

  • Staining using ab150677 - Mucicarmine Stain Kit.

Protocols

References

This product has been referenced in:
  • Sierra LJ  et al. Colonization of the cervicovaginal space with Gardnerella vaginalis leads to local inflammation and cervical remodeling in pregnant mice. PLoS One 13:e0191524 (2018). Read more (PubMed: 29346438) »
  • Yang S & Guo LJ Microencapsulation of low-passage poorly-differentiated human mucoepidermoid carcinoma cells by alginate microcapsules: in vitro profiling of angiogenesis-related molecules. Cancer Cell Int 17:106 (2017). Read more (PubMed: 29200966) »
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