aniline blue


aniline blue
A mixture of sulfonated triphenylmethane dyes used widely as a connective tissue stain and counterstain.

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aniline blue n one of the soluble blue dyes used as a biological dye

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aniline blue WS a mixture of methyl blue and water blue, or either one individually; used as a counterstain, as a stain for collagen and for connective tissue, and as a component of bacteriological media.

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  • Aniline Blue WS — Aniline Blue WS, also called aniline blue, China blue, or Soluble blue, is a mixture of methyl blue and water blue. It may also be either one of them.Aniline blue or its constituents are used to stain collagen, as the fibre stain in Masson s… …   Wikipedia

  • aniline blue — noun : one of the soluble blue dyes used as a biological dye …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mallory acid fuchsin orange G and aniline blue stain — a stain for demonstrating connective tissue and secretion granules. Called also Mallory triple s …   Medical dictionary

  • blue — Synonyms and related words: Alice blue, Amytal, Amytal pill, Brunswick blue, Caelus, Capri blue, Chinese blue, Copenhagen blue, Demerol, Dolophine, Dresden blue, Fescennine, French blue, Gobelin blue, H, Luminal, Luminal pill, M, Mickey Finn,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • aniline — (n.) chemical base used in making colorful dyes, 1843, coined 1841 by German chemist Carl Julius Fritzsche (1808 1871) and adopted by Hofmann, ultimately from Port. anil the indigo shrub, from Arabic an nil the indigo, assimilated from al nil,… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Aniline — For other uses, see Aniline (disambiguation). Aniline …   Wikipedia

  • aniline black — Induline In du*line, n. [Perh. fr. indigo.] (Chem.) (a) Any one of a large series of aniline dyes, colored blue or violet, and represented by aniline violet. (b) A dark green amorphous dyestuff, produced by the oxidation of aniline in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aniline — noun Etymology: German Anilin, from Anil indigo, from French, from Portuguese, from Arabic al nīl the indigo plant, from Sanskrit nīlī indigo, from feminine of nīla dark blue Date: 1849 an oily liquid poisonous amine C6H5NH2 obtained especially… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Water blue — Chembox new ImageFile = Water blue2.png ImageSize = IUPACName = OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 28631 66 5 PubChem = SMILES = Cc1cc(cc(OS( [O ] )=O)c1N)/C(=C2C=CC(C=C2)= [N/H+] c3ccc(OS( [O ] )=O)cc3)c4ccc(Nc5ccc(OS( [O ]… …   Wikipedia

  • Methyl blue — Identifiers CAS number 28983 56 4 …   Wikipedia


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