Special Stains

Shandon™ Gram Stain (Thermo Scientific™)

Differentiate between Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria with Thermo Scientific™ Shandon™ Gram Stain.

Shandon™ Acid-Fast Bacillus Stain (Thermo Scientific™)

Obtain rapid differentiation of acid-fast micro-organisms from non-acid-fast micro-organisms with Thermo Scientific™ Shandon™ Acid Fast Bacillus Stain.

RA Lamb Dry Dyes (Thermo Scientific™)

Ensure batch-to-batch consistency with Thermo Scientific™ RA Lamb Dry Dyes, which are manufactured using strictly controlled processing procedures.

Richard-Allan Scientific™ Elastic Stain (Thermo Scientific™)

Demonstrate the atrophy, thinning and loss of elastic tissue with Thermo Scientific™ Richard-Allan Scientific™ Elastic Stain.

Richard-Allan Scientific™ Iron Stain (Thermo Scientific™)

Detect the presence of ferric iron (hemosiderin) in histological or hematological preparations with Thermo Scientific™ Richard-Allan Scientific™ Iron Stain.

Richard-Allan Scientific™ Mucicarmine (Thermo Scientific™)

Identify primary tumor sites with the aid of Thermo Scientific™ Richard-Allan Scientific™ Mucicarmine

Richard-Allan Scientific™ Acid Fast Bacillus (Blue and Green Secondary Stains) (Thermo Scientific™)

Produce optimal staining while reducing precipitate with the Thermo Scientific™ Richard-Allan Scientific™ Acid Fast Bacillus.

Shandon™ Instant Hematoxylin, makes 1L x 6 (Thermo Scientific™)

Substitute Thermo Scientific™ Shandon™ Instant Hematoxylin for Harris or Gill when no mucoid staining is required. 

Richard-Allan Scientific™ Alcian Blue/PAS Special Stain Kit (Thermo Scientific™)

Demonstrate the presence of both neutral and acidic mucosubstances with the Thermo Scientific™ Richard-Allan Scientific™ Alcian Blue/PAS Special Stain Kit

Richard-Allan Scientific™ Periodic Acid-Schiff (PAS) (Thermo Scientific™)

Demonstrate the patterns and presence of specific carbohydrates with Thermo Scientific™ Richard-Allan Scientific™ Periodic Acid-Schiff (PAS) Solution

Shandon™ Instant Eosin (Thermo Scientific™)

Obtain brilliant and consistent staining with Thermo Scientific™ Shandon™ Instant Eosin.

Richard-Allan Scientific™ Mark-It™ Tissue Marking Dyes (Thermo Scientific™)

For a variety of tissue identification purposes use Thermo Scientific™ Richard-Allan Scientific™ Mark-It™ Tissue Marking Dyes.

Richard-Allan Scientific™ Reticulin Silver (Thermo Scientific™)

Identify and visualize reticular fibers in tissue sections with the Reticulin Silver Stain, a Gordon and Sweet's modification.

Richard-Allan Scientific™ Modified Grocott's Methenamine Silver (Periodic Acid) (Thermo Scientific™)

Distinguish fungi, basement membranes and opportunistic organisms such as Pneumocystis Carinii in tissue sections with Thermo Scientific™ Richard-Allan Scientific™ Modified Grocott's Methenamine Silver (Periodic Acid)

Richard-Allan Scientific™ Steiner-Steiner Silver (Thermo Scientific™)

Determine the presence of spirochetes and nonfilamentous bacteria with Thermo Scientific™ Richard-Allan Scientific™ Steiner-Steiner Silver.