hemalum

he·mal·um

(hē-mal'ŭm, hem-),
A solution of hematoxylin and alum used as a nuclear stain in histology, especially with eosin as a counterstain.

hemalum

/hem·al·um/ (he´mah-lum) a mixture of hematoxylin and alum used as a nuclear stain.

he·mal·um

(hē'mă-lŭm)
A solution of hematoxylin and alum used as a nuclear stain in histology, especially with eosin as a counterstain.
Synonym(s): haemalum.
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for 5 min and stained in hemalum, and all images were measured by Image Pro-Plus 6.
Binding was detected by using monoclonal antibody 2G3 against RHDV, biotinylated anti-mouse IgG, horseradish peroxidase-conjugated avidin, and 3-amino-9-ethylcarbazole substrate with hemalum counterstaining, as described (2).
Posteriormente se realizo una contracoloracion con hemalum de Mayer, se lavaron con agua destilada, dejando secar los cortes y se realizo el montaje en Entellan.
Sections were then counterstained with hemalum (progressive Mayer's) solution (Sass, 1958) for two min.
After counterstaining with hemalum and dehydrating were carried out, the slides were placed under coverslips with Neomount (VWR, Vienna, Austria).