Mallory's trichrome stain
A method especially suitable for studying connective tissue. Sections are stained in acid fuchsin, aniline blue-orange G solution, and phosphotungstic acid; fibrils of collagen are blue, fibroglia, neuroglia, and muscle fibers are red, and fibrils of elastin are pink or yellow.
Submitted by Zoran Bojanic, M.D., Serbia.
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