TFAX 488, SE

Catalog #: 6619 Datasheet / COA / SDS

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TFAX 488, SE | CAS No. 222164-96-7 | TFAX Dyes
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Description: Green fluorescent dye; amine reactive

Chemical Name: 3,6-Diamino-9-[2-carboxy-4(5)-[[(2,5-dioxo-1-pyrrolidinyl)oxy]carbonyl]phenyl]-4,5-disulfoxanthylium bislithium salt

Product Details

Biological Activity

TFAX 488, SE is an amine reactive green fluorescent dye. Insensitive to pH in the range 4 - 10. Forms bright and photostable conjugates with proteins and antibodies. Suitable for use in flow cytometry, two-photon excitation microscopy (TPE), and super resolution microscopy techniques, such as dSTORM, SIM and STED. Excitation maximum = 495 nm; emission maximum = 515 nm; extinction coefficient = 73,000 M-1cm-1; quantum yield = 0.92.

Optical Data for TFAX 488, SE

TFAX 488, SE Dye Spectra
Emission Color Green
λabs 495 nm
λem 515 nm
Extinction Coefficient (ε) 73,000 M-1cm-1
Quantum Yield (φ) 0.92
Closest Laser line 488 nm
Reactive Group NHS ester
Reactivity Primary amines
Cell Permeable No
pH Sensitivity pH insensitive pH 4-10
Application flow cytometry, two-photon excitation microscopy, dSTORM, SIM, STED
Alternative For Alexa Fluor® 488, AF 488, FITC, Cy2

Alexa Fluor® is a registered trademark of Molecular Probes, Inc, a Thermo Fisher Scientific Company.

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Technical Data

Soluble in DMSO
Store at -20°C

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