Muscle Biopsy Stains List



The following stains are available for commercial use:

 

Muscle Biopsy Panels Description Specimen
     
Routine panel H&E Paraffin
  Masson trichrome Paraffin
  Thioflavine S Paraffin
  H&E Cryosection
  Gomori trichrome Cryosection
  PAS Cryosection
  NADH-TR Cryosection
  ATPase pH 9.4 Cryosection
  SDH Cryosection
     
     
Dystrophy panel (immunoperoxidase) Dystrophin - amino Cryosection
  Dystrophin - rod Cryosection
  Dystrophin - carboxy Cryosection
  Utrophin Cryosection
  Alpha-sarcoglycan Cryosection
  Dysferlin Cryosection
  Merosin Cryosection
  Spectrin Cryosection
     
     
Limb girdle (immunofluorescence) Alpha-dystroglycan (IIH6 C4) Cryosection
  Alpha-dystroglycan (VIA4-1) Cryosection
  Caveolin-3 Cryosection
     
     
Metabolic Panel Myoadenylate deaminase Cryosection
  Phosphofructokinase Cryosection
  Myophosphorylase Cryosection
     
     
Electron Microscopy EM Plastic
     
     
Other PAS Paraffin
  PAS-Diastase Paraffin
  Congo red (Putchler) Paraffin
  Verheoff’s EVG Paraffin
  Iron Paraffin
  Acid fast bacteria Paraffin
  Gram stain Paraffin
  Grocott methenamine silver Paraffin
  Autofluorescence Paraffin
     
  Oil red O Cryosections
  PAS Cryosections
  PAS-Diastase Cryosections
  Congo red (Mendell) Cryosections
  Autofl uorescence Cryosections
  Acid phosphatase Cryosections
  Cytochrome c oxidase Cryosections
  ATPase pH 4.3 Cryosections
  ATPase pH 4.6 Cryosections
  Esterase, nonspecific Cryosections
     
  MHC class I Cryosections
  Myosin heavy chain, slow Cryosections
  Myosin heavy chain, fast Cryosections
  Emerin Cryosections
  Beta-sarcoglycan Cryosections
  Gamma-sarcoglycan Cryosections
  Delta-sarcoglycan Cryosections
  Collagen VI Cryosections
  Perlecan Cryosections
  MAC C5b-9 Cryosections
  CD3 Paraffin
  CD4 Paraffin
  CD8 Paraffin
  CD20 Paraffin
  CD68 Paraffin
     
  Consultation Cryosections/Paraffin