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Haematoxylin

Haematoxylin

Name   Description  Product code
Haematoxylin  This formulation provides incredible nuclear detail in routine H&E and immunoperoxidase procedures, as well as for some special stains. This haematoxylin requires virtually no filtering and produces minimum scum due to oxidation. It has been specially formulated to eliminate the necessity for differentiation, and staining time is 30 seconds to 5 minutes, depending upon the type of procedure it is used for. The addition of acetic acid to Haematoxylin’s preparation is believed to increase the selectivity of the stain. The formula has also been designed to slow down the oxidation process, thus stabilising the haematoxylin. There is no mercury used in the preparation of this product; glycerol has been added as a stabiliser to help prevent over-oxidation and rapid evaporation.  MP-HX
Bluing Solution A highly stable bluing solution, which is designed for bluing haematoxylin stained nuclei. This solution can be used for both paraffin and frozen sections. It is non-toxic and odourless, available in ready-to-use or concentrate. MP-HTBLU
Auto Haematoxylin A water-based haematoxylin, specially formulated for automated IHC. This haematoxylin can be used on FFPE or frozen tissue when using sections. Nuclei stain a sky blue, providing high contrast staining for DAB, AEC, MenaPath Purple and Fast Red chromogens. MP-HXA

Wash Buffers

Wash Buffers

Name  Description Product code 
Tris Buffer for Automated  Tris buffered saline  MP-945

Mounting Media

Mounting Media

Name   Description Product code
Ecomount Ecomount is a low hazard, non-toxic, non-flammable, and environmentally friendly mounting medium. This polymer-based mounting medium does not contain hazardous reagents such as xylene, toluene or benzene. Ecomount is designed for the permanent preservation of HRP, AP and Qdot immunofluorescent techniques. Ecomount allows for the long-term storage of slides with organic solvent-soluble chromogens such as Fast Red and MenPath Blue chromogens. It can also be used for DAB and other non-soluble chromogens. Ecomount dries quickly and retains excellent refractivity. Ecomount is compatible for use on automatic coverslipping machines. MP-EM897