Ziehl, Franz

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Franz, German bacteriologist, 1857-1926.
Ziehl stain - a carbol-fuchsin solution of phenol and basic fuchsin used to demonstrate bacteria and cell nuclei.
Ziehl-Neelsen stain - a method for staining acid-fast bacteria.
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Also in 1882, the German bacteriologist Franz Ziehl added a further modification to Ehrlich's method.