TITLE

'Apple-green birefringence' of amyloid stained by Congo red

AUTHOR(S)
Howie, Alexander J; Owen-Casey, Mared P
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Kidney International;Jul2012, Vol. 82 Issue 1, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Apple-green birefringence of amyloid stained by Congo red," by A. J. Howie and M. P. Owen-Casey in the January 2012 issue.
ACCESSION #
76575092

 

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