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Medical Term:

Einarson gallocyanin-chrome alum stain

Pronunciation: i'nar-son

Definition: a method for staining both RNA and DNA a deep blue; with proper controls, nucleic acid content of stained cells and nuclei may be estimated by cytophotometry; also useful with Nissl substance.

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