Feulgen reaction

noun

Definition of Feulgen reaction

  1. :  the development of a brilliant purple color by DNA in a microscopic preparation stained with a modified Schiff's reagent

Origin and Etymology of feulgen reaction

Robert Feulgen †1955 German physiologist


First Known Use: 1928


Medical Dictionary

Feulgen reaction

noun

Medical Definition of Feulgen reaction

  1. :  the development of a brilliant purple color by DNA in a microscopic preparation stained with a modified Schiff's reagent


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