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McCullum-Goodpasture stain

Alternative eponyms

  • Also known as Goodpastures's stain

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A stain for Gram-negative bacteria.

Description

Also known as Goodpastures's stain. A stain for Gram-negative bacteria, using aniline fuchsin.

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