A cationic fluorescent dye which specifically binds to adenine-thymine-rich DNA. Applications include detection of nanogram quantities of DNA in cellular homogenates, and cytofluorometric determination of the DNA base content in human chromosomes. Available in bulk quantities for OEM users at significant savings.
λ max 342nm
- Molecular Weight:
- Nature, 253, 461 (1975); Anal. Biochem., 92, 497 (1979); Stain Technol., 60, 7 (1985); Eur. J. Biochem., 182, 437 (1989)
- Protect from light; Handle under dry nitrogen; Store at 4°C
- U3acd - (hazard/handling/storage codes)