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Lanthanoid staining

for scanning electron microscopy of biological samples


  1. Novikov I.A., Subbot A.M., Fedorov A.A., Griboedova I.G., Antonov E.N., Vakhrushev I.V. Supravital lanthanoid staining for scanning electron microscopy of biological objects. Genes & Cells 2015; 10(2):90-96.
  2. Novikov I.A., Subbot A.M., Fedorov A.A., Griboedova I.G. A new method of supravital staining of biological tissues for scanning electron microscopy with anterior corneal epithelium used as an example. Proceedings of the Xth Congress of Ophthalmologists of Russia, Moscow, 2015, p. 194.
  3. Avetisov S.E., Subbot A.M., Novikov I.A., Safonova T.N., Fedorov A.A. In vitro functional assessment of ocular surface epithelium by SEM. Proceedings of the VIIIth Russian National Ophthalmological Forum, Moscow, 2015, pp. 759-760.
  4. Vakhrushev I.V., Komlev V.S., Fedotov A.Yu., Popov V.K., Antonov E.N., Mironov A.V., Subbot A.M., Novikov I.A., Yarygin K.N. Dental pulp mesenchymal cells derived from deciduous teeth and their use in regenerative medicine. Proceedings of the IInd National Congress on Regenerative Medicine, Moscow, 2015, p. 39.
  5. Novikov I.A., Subbot A.M., Kiryushchenkova N.P., Nesterova T.V., Gabashvili A.N., Sitnikov A.V., Bursov A.I. Fast and easy method of lanthanoid staining for visualization of cellular ultrastructure and spatial arrangement. V International Scientific Conference STRANN 2016, Saint Petersburg, 2016, p. 134-136.
  6. I. A. Novikov, I. V. Vakhrushev, E. N. Antonov, K. N. Yarygin and A. M. Subbot Visualization of Mesenchymal Stromal Cells in 2D- and 3D-Cultures by Scanning Electron Microscopy with Lanthanide Contrasting. Cell Technologies in Biology and Medicine, No. 4, 2017, p.558
  7. Chebotar I.V., Novikov I.A., Subbot A.M., Mayansky N.A. Lanthanoid Staining as a Fast Technology of Preparing Microbiological Specimens for Scanning Electron Microscopy СТМ, 2017, volume 9, issue 3, pages 23-30. Full text