|Product Code||Description||Product Size||Quantity|
|BR0050A||Basic Fuchsin – Technical Dye (10G)||–||10g|
Basic Fuchsin – Technical Dye (10G)
Thermo ScientificTM OxoidTM
Oxoid Basic Fuchsin Indicator is a dye for use with Endo Agar Base, Part No. CM0479B and m Endo (LES) Agar Base, Part No. MM0551B.
Basic Fuchsin Preparation:
BR0050 should be dissolved to create a 10% w/v solution using 95% ethyl alcohol.
For each litre of culture medium use the amount described in the product reconstitution details. This should be in a 10% w/v solution of the dye dissolved in 50:50 ethanol/distilled water. E.g. For CM0479 add 6ml of a 10% w/v Basic Fuchsin solution per litre of medium.
The magenta dyes are closely related to known carcinogenic substances; therefore basic fuchsin should be handled with care, avoiding inhaling the powder or staining the skin with dye.