|From:||"Elizabeth Chlipala" |
Is it possible to stain specifically for chondrotin sulfate or hyaluronic acid in the cartilage of decalcified knee joints (guinea pig). I know that Alcian Blue ph 2.5 will stain for hyaluronic acid. I do have a previous post from John Kiernan that explains a pretreatment process for the Alcian Blue pH 2.5 to make it specific for hyaluronic acid. But I was wondering if anyone had any other suggestions and what I could do for staining of chondrotin sulfate.
Thanks in advance.
Elizabeth A. Chlipala, BS, HTL(ASCP)
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