Acid Fast Stain

Acid-Fast Stain- Principle, Reagents, Procedure and Result

Acid-Fast Stain- Principle, Reagents, Procedure and Result- Acid-fast staining is a differential staining technique used to identify mycobacteria. The mycobacteria are a group of bacteria that stain red with the acid-fast stain. The test helps diagnose infections with mycobacteria such as tuberculosis. What is an Acid-fast Stain? An acid-fast stain is a diagnostic test used to identify specific types of bacteria, most notably Mycobacterium tuberculosis. … Continue reading Acid-Fast Stain- Principle, Reagents, Procedure and Result