basic fuchsin


basic fuchsin
[USP] a triphenylmethane dye, a mixture of rosaniline and pararosaniline hydrochlorides and magenta II, used in the form of carbolfuchsin in various stains for acid-fast bacteria, as an antifungal agent in carbolfuchsin topical solution, as a germicide, and as a histologic stain. Called also basic magenta.

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  • fuchsin — A nonspecific term referring to any of several red rosanilin dyes used as stains in histology and bacteriology. [Leonhard Fuchs, German botantist, 1501–1506] acid f. [C.I. 42685] a mixture of the sodium salts bi and trisulfonic acids of rosanilin …   Medical dictionary

  • Fuchsin — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Fuchsin Andere Namen Anilinrot …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • fuchsin — magenta; n. any one of a group of reddish to purplish dyes used in staining bacteria for microscopic observation and capable of killing various disease causing microorganisms. Acid fuchsin (acid magenta) is a mixture of sulphonated fuchsins;… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • fuchsin — /fook sin/, n. a greenish, water soluble, solid, coal tar derivative, obtained by the oxidation of a mixture of aniline and the toluidines, that forms deep red solutions: used chiefly as a dye. Also, fuchsine /fook sin, seen/. Also called basic… …   Universalium

  • basic magenta — fuchsin. * * * …   Universalium

  • basic magenta — fuchsin …   Useful english dictionary

  • Фуксин (Fuchsin, Magenta) — вещество из группы красноватых или пурпурных красителей; применяется для окрашивания бактерий при их наблюдении под микроскопом, а также для уничтожения различных болезнетворных микроорганизмов. Кислый фуксин (acid fuchsin, acid magenta)… …   Медицинские термины


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