Giemsa Thick Film Stain Solution

Lillie (1965); Barber and Komp (1929)

Stain malarial parasites.

Stain Results:

Malarial Parasites:   Clear Red Chromatin
Cytoplasm:   Clear Blue
Red Corpuscles:   Not seen due to lacking of
hemoglobin during dying


  • Clark, G. Staining Procedures, Williams and Wilkins Company, Baltimore, 3rd Ed., p. 126, c. 1973
  • Lillie, R.D. Histologic Technic and Practical Histochemistry, 3rd Ed., McGraw-Hill, New York, 1965.
  • Barber, M.A. & Komp, H.W., Pub. Health Rep., 44:2330-41, c. 1929
SKU: 26154-01
Pack: 250 mL