gallocyanine

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gallocyanine

[‚ga·lō′sī·ə‚nēn]
(organic chemistry)
C15H13ClN2O5 Green crystals soluble in alcohol, glacial acetic acid, alkali carbonates, and concentrated hydrochloric acid; used as a dye and as a reagent for the determination of lead.
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Staining with gallocyanin demanded that the embryos be decapsulated soon after fixation.
The embryos of all three species were fixed in Zenker's fixative and stained with gallocyanin.