Abcam's Fluorescein Caspase Staining Kit provides a convenient and sensitive means for detecting activated caspases in living cells. The assay utilizes the caspase family inhibitor VAD-FMK conjugated to FITC (FITC-VAD-FMK) as a marker. FITC-VAD-FMK is cell permeable, nontoxic, and irreversibly binds to activated caspases in apoptotic cells.
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Activation of caspases plays a central role in apoptosis.
|FITC-VAD-FMK||1 x 100µl|
|Wash Buffer||2 x 100ml|
|Z-VAD-FMK||1 x 10µl|
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab65611 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|FM||Use at an assay dependent concentration.|
|Functional Studies||Use at an assay dependent dilution.|
|Flow Cyt||Use at an assay dependent dilution.|
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