cresyl violet acetate

cres·yl vi·o·let ac·e·tate

(kres'il vī'ō-let as'e-tāt),
A metachromatic basic oxazin dye used as a stain for nuclei and Nissl substance; related to German derived dye known as cresyl echt violet or cresyl fast violet.
See also: cresyl echt violet stain.
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We stained labeled sections with cresyl violet acetate to identify the diencephalic, mesencephalic, and telencephalic brain regions, using the perch fish atlas (Cerda-Reverter et al.