Microbiology News : Dec 2010

Lugols Solution for Gram Stain - Standard and with PVP Stabilised Solution
Lugol's solution is an aqueous solution which contains iodine (I 2 ) and potassium iodide (KI) in a ratio of 1:2 Lugol's iodine solution is used for Gram staining and can be used as an antiseptic and disinfectant for emergency disinfection of drinking water, and as a reagent for starch detection more...
Gomoris Methenamine Silver Staining Kit for Fungi Detection
Silver staining is a common special staining technique used in medical laboratories. Gomori's Methenamine Silver (GMS) stain is used for fungi and bacteria. more...