Overview

  • Product name
    Xylene cyanol FF
  • Description
    Tracking dye commonly used for nucleic acids.
  • Alternative names
    • Acid blue 147
    • Cyanol FF
    • XC
  • Biological description

    Tracking dye commonly used for nucleic acids. Used in both agarose or polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis. It has a slight negative charge and will migrate in the same direction as DNA, allowing the user to monitor the progress of molecules moving through the gel. The rate of migration varies with gel composition.

Properties

  • Chemical name
    4-[[4-(ethylamino)-3-methylphenyl][4-(ethylimino)-3-methyl-2,5-cyclohexadien-1-ylidene]methyl]-1,3-benzenedisulfonic acid monosodium salt
  • Molecular weight
    538.61
  • Chemical structure
    Chemical Structure
  • Molecular formula
    C25H27N2NaO6S2
  • CAS Number
    2650-17-1
  • Storage instructions
    Store at Room Temperature. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
  • Handling

    Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.

    Need more advice on solubility, usage and handling? Please visit our frequently asked questions (FAQ) page for more details.

  • Source

    Synthetic

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