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to·lu·i·dine

(tō-lū'i-dēn, -din),
Aminotoluene; one of three isomeric substances derived from toluene.

toluidine

Toxicology An aniline analogue used today to dye, and to manufacture chemicals

toluidine

(tŏ-loo′ĭ-dēn″) [ tolu(ene) + ²-id + -ine]
C7H9N; aminotoluene, a derivative of toluene. It has three isomers, ortho-, meta-, and para-, with different physicochemical characteristics.
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With toluidine blue, the retake in the traditional and functional structure of the nucleus between t4 and t6 (Figure 4c-d) was observed along with a color change in the cytoplasm, from light blue to a deeper and homogeneous one.
Sections were prepared and stained with Toluidine Blue, as described in the Light Microscopy section.
ii) Toluidine blue stain (WHO Guidelines 2001b; Appendix 2-ix)
The techniques or devices available for dental professionals used to accelerate and not replace the biopsy include cytodiagnosis (cytology), ViziLite (chemiluminescence), toluidine blue (surface cell stain) and the VELscope (fluorescence).
Twenty micrometer cross-sections were cut, stained with toluidine blue to visualize morphology, and coverslipped using a glycerine gel.
5) or toluidine blue, both of which will highlight mucosubstances present within the cord.
Sections were stained with lead citrate (1 min) for TEM and with toluidine blue for light microscopy.
This product combines its oral screening technology, ViziLite(R) with TBlue630, a marking system using Zila Tolonium Chloride (ZTC(R)), the only patented, pharmaceutical-grade form of toluidine blue.
The material was embedded in hydroxymethacrylate (GERRITS, 1991), sectioned (cross- and longitudinal sections) in an American Optical rotation microtome, and stained in Toluidine Blue (O'BRIEN et al.
Those sections were stained by H & E, 1% toluidine blue and mounted.
Blocks were sectioned transversely in 1-[[micro]meter] intervals and stained with toluidine blue (1 mg toluidine blue/100 ml distilled water, 1-2 mg sodium borate, pH 9.
ViziLite Plus combines the oral screening technology of ViziLite, an advanced biophotonic light technology, with TBlue630, a marking system using Zila(R) Tolonium Chloride (ZTC(TM)), the only patented pharmaceutical-grade form of toluidine blue used in marking lesions identified during a ViziLite examination.