starch vacuole stain

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starch vacuole stain

Post by darkm » Sun Nov 06, 2005 11:04 pm

does anybody know that "starch vacuole" will stain when placed in what? kind of dye
and why?

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Post by senkhisis » Sun Nov 06, 2005 11:15 pm

The traditional stain for starch is iodine. The coloration is due to binding with amylose.

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Post by darkm » Sun Nov 06, 2005 11:21 pm

wow~ thx~ you really help me a lot!!

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