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What does BT stand for?

BT stands for Blue Tetrazolium (chemistry)

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Under alkaline conditions, fructosamine reverts to the eneaminol form, which reduces nitro blue tetrazolium to a formazan that can be quantified by measuring the absorbance (17).
The embryos were then blocked (1 hr) in 20% goat serum, incubated overnight in an antidigoxigenin antibody coupled to alkaline phosphatase (1:2,000) (Roche), washed extensively in PBS (at least 6 x 1 hr) and overnight in PBS, followed by a chromogenic nitro blue tetrazolium chloride (NBT) reaction [NBT/BCIP (5-bromo-4chloro-3-indolyl-phosphate, toluidine-salt) tablets, Roche] for 10-30 min, until color was visible.