Periodic Acid, 1% Aqueous

Adenohypophyseal stain.

Stain results:

ACTH/MSH Cells   Purple, Red and Orange-Red
TSH Cells   Light to dark Purple-Blue
Gonadotropin Cells   Intense Red, Blue-purple, Blue-turquoise
GH Cells   Orange


  • McManus, J.F.A. and Mowry, R.W., Staining Methods, Histologic and Histochemical, P.B. Hoeber, NY, 1960
  • Clark, G., (ED.), staining Procedures, 3rd Edition, Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, p. 166, c 1973.
SKU: 26920-03
Pack: 500 mL