vital staining


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vital staining

n
(Biology) the technique of treating living cells and tissues with dyes that do not immediately kill them, facilitating observation with a microscope
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Vital staining with alizarin red and the use of optical microscopy is a quick, simple and inexpensive technique for obtaining images for evaluation of the endothelium of animals and humans (TAYLOR; HUNT, 1981; SAAD et al., 2008; FAGANELLO et al., 2016).
Micropunctate fluorescein vital staining of the cornea.
Tanaka, "Visualization of dystrophic muscle fibers in Mdx mouse by vital staining with Evans blue: evidence of apoptosis in dystrophin-deficient muscle," The Journal of Biochemistry, vol.
Vital staining with indocyanine green: a review of the clinical and experimental studies relating to safety.