[Application of nucleolar organizer region staining technique to air-dried blood smears].

@article{Nakamura1990ApplicationON,
  title={[Application of nucleolar organizer region staining technique to air-dried blood smears].},
  author={Shin Nakamura and Yasutaka Takeda and Toru Yoshida and Shigeki Ohtake and Kichinosuke Kobayashi and Masahiro Kanno and Sadaya Matano and Takae Matsuda},
  journal={Nihon Ketsueki Gakkai zasshi : journal of Japan Haematological Society},
  year={1990},
  volume={53 3},
  pages={559-66}
}
Silver staining of nucleolar organizer regions (NOR) was applied to air-dried peripheral and bone marrow smears of normal subjects and leukemic patients. Specimens were fixed in buffered acetone formalin. Even in smears kept for 2 years at room temperature, the stainability of Ag-NOR was well preserved. By dipping Giemsa-stained smears in 5% trichloracetic… CONTINUE READING