Phloxine


Phloxine
Phloxine[1]
Identifiers
CAS number 18472-87-2
PubChem 6433718
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Properties
Molecular formula C20H2Br4Cl4Na2O5
Molar mass 829.63 g mol−1
Appearance Red to brown powder
Solubility in water Soluble
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Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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Phloxine B (commonly known simply as phloxine) is a red-colored dye that is used in the hematoxylin-phloxine-saffron stain (HPS stain).[2] It is commonly used to do eosinophil count by hemocytometer.

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