Acridine Orange hydrochloride

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Acridine Orange hydrochloride | Fluorescent DNA Stains
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Description: Nucleic acid binding dye

Chemical Name: N,N,N',N'-Tetramethyl-3,6-acridinediamine hydrochloride

Purity: ≥98%

Product Details

Biological Activity

Acridine Orange hydrochloride is a cell and organelle membrane permeable nucleic acid binding dye. Emits green fluorescence when bound to double-stranded DNA and red fluorescence when bound to RNA or single-stranded DNA. Used in cell cycle and apoptosis studies and as a lysosomal dye.

This product is supplied as a hydrochloride salt, the stoichiometry of which is batch dependent. Please refer to the Certificate of Analysis to obtain the batch specific Net Product Content.

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Technical Data

M. Wt
265.36 (Free Base)
Soluble to 10 mg/ml in water
Store at RT

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