Special Stain Components
This Modified Truant's AFB Stain Kit detects acid fast bacteria utilizing fluorescent microscopy. Black backround with contrasting yellow to orange Acid Fast organisms. Kit Consists of: Auramine O-Rhodamine B Stain (1), Acid Alcohol, 0.5% (1), Erochrome Black T Stain (1) All kit components are available for purchase separately.
This AFB Kit is based on the Kinyoun modification. Acid Fast Bacteria appear bright red against a light blue background. Kit Consists of: Carbol Fuchsin, Kinyoun's (1), Acid Alcohol 1% (1) and Methylene Stock Solution (1). All kit components are available for purchase separately. Carbol Fuchsin is show below, Acid Alcohol and Methylene Stock Solution can be found here