Re: wanted, if possible, Paragon stain

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From:Geoff McAuliffe <mcauliff@UMDNJ.EDU>
To:Gayle Callis <>
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Gayle Callis wrote:

> Is the Paragon stain made anymore?   Supplier?  Is there a recipe for this
> staining solution?


0.365 g Toluidine Blue
0.135 g Basic Fuchsin
50 ml 30% ethanol

I have a note that some add 0.75 g sodium borate and age for 2 weeks but since
I don't have a copy of the original paper handy, I can' t look it up.

Martin et al.,  Am. J. Clin. Path. 46:250-251, 1966.

Geoff McAuliffe, Ph.D.
Neuroscience and Cell Biology
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
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