Alcian Blue

Known as: 8GX, Alcian Blue, Alcian Blue 8GS, Blue, Alcian 
A copper-containing dye used as a gelling agent for lubricants, for staining of bacteria and for the dyeing of histiocytes and fibroblasts in vivo.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Efficient tissue regeneration is dependent on the coordinated responses of multiple cell types. Here, we describe a new… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Klf4 (formerly GKLF) is a zinc-finger transcription factor expressed in the epithelia of the skin, lungs, gastrointestinal tract… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The carbon and nitrogen content of transparent exopolymer particles (TEP) was determined and related to the concentration of TEP… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Conditions for specific interaction between Alcian blue and proteoglycans were optimized by comparing the differential spectra of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Slime production is not a generally recognized feature of Staphylococcus epidermidis. In a recent outbreak of S. epidermidis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The procedure described by Inouye ('76) for the staining of full-term mouse fetal skeletons has been adapted for use with mouse… (More)
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1973
1973
1. The effect of MgCl(2) concentration on the interaction of Alcian Blue 8GX and glycosaminoglycans in the urine of patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
The application of the “critical electrolyte concentration” (CEC) concept to the differentiation of acidic glycosaminglycans… (More)
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
Alcian Blues are a family of polyvalent basic dyes, with at least two, and up to four isothiouronium groups per copper… (More)
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Highly Cited
1950
Highly Cited
1950
1. Doubtful specificity. Not only mucins accept the stain; other elements such as nuclei, connective tissues, &c, may do so as… (More)
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