Papanicolaou Stain Kit (BN00423)

Product type:
Cellular Assay


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Papanicolaou Stain Kit

The Papanicolaou (PAP) Stain Kit is designed to differentiate between a variety of cells in vaginal smears for detection of vaginal, uterine and cervical cancer. In addition, this procedure is valuable for staining a variety of other bodily secretions and cell smears. The procedure was developed in the early1940’s by George Papanicolaou.
Nuclei: Blue
High Keratin Cells: Orange
Superficial Cells: Pink
Erythrocytes: Dark Pink
Parabasal Cells: Blue/Green
Intermediate Cells: Blue/Green
Metaplastic Cells: May contain both Blue/Green and Pink

Figure: PAP Stain Kit

Key Information Description


  • Histological applications. Staining a variety of other bodily secretions and cell smears.
  • In-Vitro Diagnostic use

Size Options

  • 30 Assays
  • 500 Assays

Kit Components

  • Hematoxylin
  • Mayer's (Lillie's Modification)
  • OG-6 Solution
  • EA-50 Stain Solution

Storage Conditions


Shipping Conditions



For Research Use Only! Not For Use in Humans.

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