alizarin red S

a·liz·a·rin red S

[C.I. 58005]
sodium a. sulfonate; used as a stain for calcium in bone (calcium appears red-orange; magnesium, aluminum, and barium are varying shades of red), in the determination of fluorine; as a pH indicator it changes from yellow to purple between pH 3.7 and 5.2.
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A note on the staining of the skeleton of cleared specimens with alizarin red S.
Staining the skeleton of cleared embryos with alizarin red S.
Rapid schedules for KOH-clearing and alizarin red S staining of fetal rat bone.
Differential staining of cartilage and bone in whole mount fetuses by Alcian blue and alizarin red S.
Cartilage staining technique for the examination of unskinned fetal rat specimens previously processed with alizarin red S.
Following three weeks after seeding, these cells showed osteogensis upon staining with Alizarin Red S for calcium deposits.
Alizarin red S staining was done after growing the cells for 21 days in induction and non- induction media.
australis egg masses were immersed in 200 mg/L of either alizarin red S (ARS), calcein, or oxytetracycline (OTC) for 24 h before viewing under ultraviolet light to allow quantification of mark brightness using image analysis software.
Fortunately, a number of fluorochromes are available to researchers, of which alizarin red S (ARS), calcein, and oxytetracycline (OTC) are often used in experimental studies (Thorrold et al, 2002).
A comparison of the suitability of alizarin red S and calcein for inducing a nonlethally detectable mark in juvenile guppies.
Marking the shell of the saucer scallop Amusium balloti for sea ranching using oxytetracycline, calcein, and alizarin red S.
Fluorochrome Chemical Synonym Alizarin red S 3,4-Dihydroxy-9,10-dioxo-2-anthracenesulfonic acid sodium salt Calcein Bis[N,Nbis(carboxymethyl)aminomethyl] fluorescein Oxytetracycline 2-Naphthacenecarboxamide Sigma Fluorochrome Product No.