Gram Stain Crystal Violet Replacement


Product #: 6501

4 x 16oz


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Gram Stain Crystal Violet is used during the gram stain procedure. The gram stain is a complex differential stain fundamental to the phenotypic characterization of bacteria. The staining procedure differentiates organisms according to cell wall composition. Gram-positive cells stain blue to purple (crystal violet) while gram-negative cells stain red to pink (safranin).  Gram Stain Crystal Violet stains nuclei a deep purple color, aiding in their visualization. It can also be used to visualize colonies of cells.

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Weight 4 lbs
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 6 in