Eosin-Y

Eosin-Y

SKU: 7115
$390.00Price

Scigen® Eosin-Y is an alcoholic eosin that allows for exceptional differentiation and contrast between cytoplasmic components and nuclei.  4 liters per order

  • Eosin-Y is an alcoholic eosin that allows for exceptional differentiation and contrast between cytoplasmic components and nuclei. Scigen® Eosin-Y stains cytoplasm three shades of pink and red. Prior to staining in Eosin-Y tissue slides should be rinsed in alcohol. The concentration of the alcohol rinse can range from 70% to 95%.

    Staining time in Scigen® Eosin Y depends on the use and personal preference; the following are guidelines that help establish a custom protocol for your specific needs. When staining routine hematoxylin and eosin sections, good results can be obtained with Scigen® Eosin Y with a staining time of 0.5-1.5 minutes. A staining time of 0.5 minutes is recommended as an initial staining time, with an increase of 0.5 minute intervals until desired color and density of the cytoplasm staining is achieved.