Histological Staining Techniques

M.P.T.A.H. (Mallory's phosphotungstic acid haematoxylin) for glial fibres

Mallory 1897, 1900.

Results

Glial fibres, nuclei, fibrin, myelin - blue.
Neurones - pink.
Collagen, reticulin - brick red.
Background - pale pink.

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