van Gieson

van Gie·son

(van gē'sŏn),
Ira, U.S. histologist and bacteriologist, 1865-1913. See: van Gieson stain.
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Masson's trichrome and Van Gieson's stains reveal the abundance of blood vessels around the duct (Fig.
Elastic van Gieson staining highlights a layered accumulation of elastic fibers (Figure 2, F).
At 90% confluency, the hFOB 1.19 cells were stained using the Elastica van Gieson Kit (Merck Millipore, Product Code: 115974) to detect the presence of collagen and Alizarin Red staining (Sigma--Aldrich, Product Code: A5533) to detect the presence of calcium.
Reagent Kit (Beijing Yili Chemical Co., Ltd., China) was used for Van Gieson stain.[17],[18] To determine the degree of collagen fiber accumulation, we randomly selected twenty fields in three individual sections and calculated the ratios of the areas of Van Gieson-stained interstitial fibrosis to the total ventricular area using software Image-Pro Plus 6.0 (Media Cybernetics, Maryland, USA).[17],[19]
These sections were subsequently stained with Miller's Elastica van Gieson stain (EvG) and hematoxylin and eosin (HE).
Paraffin-embedded sections (5 [micro]m) were stained with hematoxylin and eosin (H&E) for assessment of eosinophil infiltration, with periodic acid-Schiff (PAS) for assessment of mucus secretion, and with Van Gieson (VG) for assessment of collagen deposition.
After polishing to a thickness of 50 [micro]m, these sections were stained in 1.2% trinitrophenol solution as well as 1% acid fuchsin solution (Van Gieson staining).
Then, the slides were rinsed in tap water, treated with 1% acetic acid for 5 min, and counterstained with Van Gieson's stain.
1.02439, Merck, Darmstadt, Germany) and Van Gieson stains to evaluate Ishak modification of hepatitis activity index.
These globules show a serrated edge, highlighted by van Gieson elastic stain.