blue stain


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blue stain

n
(Forestry) forestry a bluish discoloration of sapwood caused by growth of fungi
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But it would be as reasonable to say that one of those small blue stains which sometimes occur in the purest statuary marble would convert the Eve of Powers to a monster.
Histopathological examination using the Alcian blue stain revealed mucin deposition in the reticular dermis with connective tissue separation [Figure 1]d.
This blue stain does not significantly alter the strength and stiffness properties of the wood because the fungus feeds on material inside the cell and not on the cell wall.
In our study exfoliated cells from the buccal mucosa of 60 [beta] thalassemia major patients comprising the study undergoing transfusions and a control group of 30 normal individuals who had no confirmed acute and chronic liver damage, malignancy and megaloblastic anemia were considered and the smears obtained were stained with Perls' Prussian blue stain.
These smears were heat fixed and stained with new methylene blue stain and examined under oil immersion lens.
Alcian Blue stain was used for 10um-thick sections to demonstrate proteoglycan content.9 Haematoxylin and Eosin (H and E) stain was used for 7um-thick sections to study routine histology of patellar articular cartilage.
In this study, TTC viability test was used as the tiny sized PLBs cannot be shown clearly under Evans blue stain. Among the various assays based on enzymatic function, reduction of TTC has been used most frequently as a biochemical test for the viability of an explant.
In this study after incubation of the cells with conjugated nanoparticles, the blue stain induced by iron staining showed the accumulation of conjugated nanoparticles on the cell surface (Figure 4).
Experts recommend drying cut lumber as soon as possible after cutting to prevent problems with blue stain.
Briefly, the internal tissues were explanted in PSS, washed once in PBS, immersed in 0.2 mg/mL trypan blue stain, and rotated for 30 rain at room temperature.
He was wearing baggy jeans, a blue stain top with red-striped sleeves and was carrying a dark red plastic bag.
That he cannot go the Master toward whom he is looking is in the slight blue stain in the dog's eyes; that Goya wanted the whole room to see how terribly the dog wanted to go is inthe tipped yellow absence above his head.