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An improved technique for fluorescence staining of fungal nuclei and septa

Hua'an, Y., Sivasithamparam, K. and O'Brien, P.A. (1991) An improved technique for fluorescence staining of fungal nuclei and septa. Australasian Plant Pathology, 20 (3). pp. 119-121.

Link to Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/APP9910119
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Abstract

Nuclei and septa of fungal mycelium grown on glass slides coated with potato-dextrose agar stained very clearly with fluorescent Hoechst Dye 33258 in buffer of pH 7.8 and 10.5, respectively. The technique is simple, rapid, and gives excellent and clear staining.

Publication Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Biological and Environmental Sciences
Publisher: CSIRO Publishing
Copyright: © 1991 Australasian Plant Pathology Society.
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/19601
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