Stains
Luxol fast blue

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 9 November 2015, last major update June 2005

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PubMed Search: Luxol fast blue[title]

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Definition / General
Cite this page: Luxol fast blue. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stainsluxol.html. Accessed December 7th, 2016.
Definition / General
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