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  • n. Alternative spelling of hematoxylin.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The coloring principle of logwood. It is obtained as a yellow crystalline substance, C16H14O6, with a sweetish taste. Formerly called also hematin.


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  • I illustrated my notes for the latter two subjects with full colour sketches from the practical classes, using purple and pink pencils for haematoxylin and eosin.

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  • Cross section of tongue, "5x" mag, H&E haematoxylin and eosin stain.

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  • They are: the chromatin, or coloured nuclear substance, which has a peculiar property of tingeing itself deeply with certain colouring matters (carmine, haematoxylin, etc.), and the achromin (or linin, or achromatin), a colourless nuclear substance that lacks this property.

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  • Liquid Diaminobenzidine (DAB) (DAKO) was applied for 5 min and sections were counterstained with Mayer's haematoxylin.

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  • The sections were stained with both azan and haematoxylin and eosin.

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  • Unstained cryosections were stained or reacted with haematoxylin and eosin, modified Gomori trichrome, periodic acid schiff, ATPases at pH 9.8 and 4.3, esterase, NADH-TR, acid phosphatase, alkaline phosphatase, oil red O and SPA-HRPO by standard methods Immunohistochemistry was performed by incubating 7 µm skeletal muscle cryosections with primary antibodies (diluted in 0.2 M PBS, pH 7.2) for 1 hour at room temperature.

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  • They were processed routinely to paraffin wax and 4 µm sections stained with haematoxylin-eosin for cell morphology and Masson trichrome, Verhoeff elastic-Van Gieson and picrosirius red stains for connective tissue content.

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  • Inflammatory infiltrates in the brain were quantified by haematoxylin and eosin (H&E) staining, as well as immunohistochemistry using antibodies against CD3, CD11b, and MMP-9 on days 20 after active immunization according to published methods

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  • Routinely, 5 µm-sections were stained in haematoxylin and eosin.

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  • Sections were then counterstained with haematoxylin and mounted after dehydration.

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