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Pta stain

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PTA stain --> phosphotungstic acid stain

(Science: technique) The first general stain used for electron microscopy; a selective stain for extracellular components such as elastin, collagen, and basement membrane mucopolysaccharides; it can be followed by uranyl acetate or lead.

Synonym: pTA stain.