Stains & molecular markers
Luxol fast blue


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PubMed Search: Luxol fast blue[title]

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick N. Luxol fast blue. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stainsluxol.html. Accessed June 23rd, 2021.
Definition / general
  • Myelin stain
  • Based on strong affinity of copper phthalocyanin dye for phospholipids and choline bases of myelin
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