Key features and details
- Cell-permeable metachromatic fluorescent cationic DNA and RNA dye; RNA polymerase inhibitor.
- CAS Number: 10127-02-3
- Form / State: Solid
- Source: Synthetic
Product nameAcridine orange hemi(zinc chloride) salt, Fluorescent cationic DNA and RNA dye
DescriptionCell-permeable metachromatic fluorescent cationic DNA and RNA dye; RNA polymerase inhibitor.
- 3,6-Bis(dimethylamino)acridine hydrochloride zinc chloride double salt
- 3,6-Bis(dimethylamino)acridinium chloride hemi(zinc chloride salt)
- Basic Orange 14
- Euchrysin GNY
Cell-permeable metachromatic fluorescent cationic dye that stains DNA and RNA. Also an inhibitor of RNA polymerase.
Storage instructionsStore at Room Temperature. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
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.
Toxic, refer to SDS for further information.
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To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
ab146348 has been referenced in 1 publication.
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