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NeuroTrace™ 435/455 Blue Fluorescent Nissl Stain

Catalog number:  N21479

Related applications:

Cell Analysis

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Description

Nissl staining is a standard histological method for visualizing neurons in the brain and spinal cord. Composed of ribosomal RNA associated with the rough endoplasmic reticulum in neuronal perikarya and dendrites, the Nissl substance redistributes within the cell body in injured or regenerating neurons, providing a marker for the physiological state of the neuron. Our NeuroTrace 435/455 blue-fluorescent Nissl stain is selective for the Nissl substance characteristic of neurons and provides more sensitivity than traditional histological dyes like toluidine blue or cresyl violet.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Specifications

Color: Blue
For Use With (Equipment): Fluorescence Microscope
Detection Method: Fluorescent
Excitation/Emission: 435⁄455
Shipping Condition: Room Temperature
Sub Cellular Localization: Nissl Bodies
Product Line: NEUROTRACE®

Contents & storage

Store in freezer (-5 to -30°C) and protect from light.