Le·peh·ne-Pick·worth stain(le-pen'ĕ pik'wŏrth),
a staining technique, for hemoglobin and other heme-containing substances in cryostat or frozen sections, that uses the presence of tissue peroxidase to oxidize benzidine to a blue quinhydrone.
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Lepehne,Georg, German physician, 1887–.
Lepehne-Pickworth stain - a staining technique for hemoglobin.
Lepehne-Pickworth stain - see under Lepehne
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