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Current Practice and Prospects for the Intracellular Stains

  • Donald Kennedy

Abstract

If nothing else is clear from this symposium, we have learned that a great many people are using the intracellular stains or plan to do so in the future. To predict what new needs may arise for this technology, and what developments may be necessary to meet them, it may help to summarize the motivations that underlie its contemporary use.

Keywords

Methylene Blue Intracellular Staining Giant Axon Methylene Blue Staining Giant Fiber 
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