AFB Stain Kit (Methylene Blue Counterstain)
This stain kit is used for the staining of acid-fast bacteria (AFB), such as Mycobacterium tuburculosis. No heating or time dependent decolorization steps are required. Supplied with methylene blue counterstain.
Acid Fast Bacilli - Magenta/Red
Background Material - Blue
Manufactured by Atom Scientific Ltd, an ISO9001:2008 certified company, all products IVD/CE Registered
This Kit Contains:
Carbol Fuchsin Kinyoun (UN2924)
TB Differentiaor (UN1170) x2
Methylene Blue Loeffler (UN1170)
3 x Dispenser Lids
Hazard Class: 3
Packing Group: 2
Hazard Phrazes: Flammable liquid and vapour. Harmful if swallowed. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Toxic if inhaled. Suspected of causing genetic defects
Prec Phrazes: Keep container tightly closed. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Use personal protective equipment as required. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container to Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.