Cell Staining can be defined as an artificial coloration for better visualization of a biological samples such as cells, tissues or micro-organisms to be examined under the microscope.
Hematoxylin and eosin (H&E stain) is the most commonly used light microscopical stain in histology and histopathology. Hematoxylin, a basic dye, stains nuclei blue due to an affinity to nucleic acids in the cell nucleus; eosin, an acidic dye, stains the cytoplasm pink. Uranyl acetate and lead citrate are commonly used to impart contrast to tissue in the electron microscope.
Related Journals of Staining
Journal of Cytology & Genetics, Medical & Surgical Urology, Journal of Cell Science & Therapy, Histology, Acta Histochemica et Cytochemica, Histology and Histopathology, Cytology Journals, Journal of Molecular Histology, Brain Pathology, Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Cytology Journal