A substance that can be readily converted into a dye or other colored compound.
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- Immunohistochemistry was performed on an automated immunostainer using the antibodies listed in Table 2 with diaminobenzidine as the chromogen.
- The second step was a normalization of the staining intensity range to adjust for batch specific background and maximal staining intensity by the chromogen.
- The latter enzyme reacts with a chromogen to produce the final color.
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