acridine orange


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acridine orange

[′ak·rə‚dēn ′är·inj]
(organic chemistry)
A dye with an affinity for nucleic acids; the complexes of nucleic acid and dye fluoresce orange with RNA and green with DNA when observed in the fluorescence microscope.
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A recent CDC study reports phenolic acridine orange fluorescent stain (PAOFS) is better than the traditional auramine O method.
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Acridine orange staining for rapid diagnosis of acanthamoeba keratitis.
Acridine orange staining of catheter pieces exposed to biofilm forming bacterial strains [17]
High prevalence of Plasmodium malariae and Plasmodium ovale in malaria patients along the ThaiMyanmar border, as revealed by acridine orange staining and PCR-based diagnoses.
An increase of acid vesicular organelles (AVOs) detected by acridine orange staining for lysosomes as well as conversion of LC3B-I into LC3B-II by immunoblotting and an increased punctuated pattern of cytoplasmic LC3B by fluorescent immunostaining all supported induction of enhanced autophagy in response to VK2 in HL-60bcl-2 cells.
High prevalence of Plasmodium malariae and Plasmodium ovale in malaria patients along the Thai-Myanmar border, as revealed by acridine orange staining and PCR based diagnoses.
The use of the acridine orange QBC technique in the diagnosis of African trypanosomiasis.
It involves staining of the centrifuged and compressed red cell layer with acridine orange and its examination under an ultraviolet (UV) light source (21).
Total acridine orange direct cell counts of the flushed and nonflushed soils decreased over the 15-week testing period, but after 5 weeks, the flushed soils maintained higher cell counts than the nonflushed soils.