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Albert staining of metachromatic granules ideal for Corynebacterium diphtheriae

This staining technique is used to stain the volutin or metachromatic granules of  corynebacterium diphtheriae,other corynebacterium species and occasionally Bacillus species especially when the organism is cultured on a protein rich medium such as dorset eggs,loeffler serum or…