Prussian blue


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Ber·lin blue

(bĕr-lin' blū), [C.I. 77510]
Ferric ferrocyanide; a dye used for injection studies of blood vessels and lymphatics, and in staining of siderocytes.
Synonym(s): Prussian blue

Prus·sian blue

(prŭsh'ăn blū)
[CI 77510]
Synonym(s): Berlin blue.

Prussian blue

A solution of potassium ferric hexacyanoferrate, used to treat thallium poisoning and to remove radiocaesium from the body.

Prussian blue

The common name of potassium ferric hexacyanoferrate, a compound approved in the United States for treatment of thallium poisoning. Prussian blue gets its name from the fact that it was first used by artists in 1704 as a dark blue pigment for oil paints. It has also been used in laundry bluing and fabric printing.
Mentioned in: Heavy Metal Poisoning

Prus·sian blue

(prŭsh'ăn blū)
[CI 77510]
Synonym(s): Berlin blue.
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Prussian blue analogs are redox active complexes (Fig.
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To confirm the cellular identity of the [iron.sup.+] species and characterize the microenvironment of the iron deposits, Prussian blue iron histochemistry (Figure 2(a)) and immunofluorescence for [F4/80.sup.+] (Figure 2(b)) macrophages and [CD31.sup.+] vasculature (Figure 2(c)) was performed.
The noninvasive measurements carried out by FTIR spectrometer in the blue areas revealed the presence of azurite, as the original pigment, and Prussian blue as retouching pigment.
After cell transfection test, Prussian blue iron staining was employed for cell iron assessment and expression of GFP was evaluated in optical microscope.
Pumpkin, cobalt and deep Prussian blue enhance most woods, whether it's 19th century pine, Craftsman-era oak or midcentury walnut.
What is the pigment made by mixing PbCrO4 and Prussian blue better known as?
The expressed LAAO activity was determined by measuring the produced [H.sub.2][O.sub.2] with Prussian blue agar assay [16].
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The Patch rug from Barker and Stonehouse in blue denim blends vintage looking oriental carpet designs in shades of blue to create a 21st century twist on a classic while the super deep pile Plush Rug in Prussian blue is unrivalled for luxurious softness.
Petersburg Research Institute of Radiation Hygiene, proposed that Japanese farmers use Prussian blue to remove radioactive cesium from livestock and apply fertilizer designed to prevent the transmission of radioactive materials from soil to plants, methods used at the time of the Chernobyl crisis.
Liver samples were processed for histopathology and stained with Prussian blue. The sections were analyzed by computerized morphometry to quantify the hepatic hemosiderin deposits.