Diethyl Safranine is used histology and Cytology as counterstain in few staining procedures which includes coloring of all cell nuclei in Red color.Diethyl Safranine is also apt to detect mucin, cartilage and mast cell granules.
|Chemical Name||3-Amino-7-N,N-Diethylamino-5-Phenyl Phenazinium Chloride|
|Appearance||Dark green powder|
|Dye Content (Spectrophotometric)||> 80%|
|Solubility 0.1% (in water)||Clear red solution|
|Absorption maximum (in water)γmax||552-557 nm|
|Absorptivity (A1% / 1cm in water at γmax)||>950|
|Loss on drying (110°C)||< 5%|