A general biological stain. Used as a nuclear stain for histological studies. Also used as a cationic lipophilic probe and in the detection of glycosaminoglycans and proteoglycans.
(Basic red 2; 3,7-Diamino-2,8-dimethyl-5-phenylphenazinium chloride) λ max 530nm.
- Molecular Weight:
- Eur. J. Biochem., 194, 389 (1990); Biochem. Int., 24, 485 (1991)
- Gloves & fume hood
- Store at room temperature