Product nameAcriflavine hydrochloride, Fluorescent dye
- 3,6-Diamino-10-methylacridinium chloride hydrochloride
Fluorescent dye used as a biological stain and topical antiseptic. Mixture of 3,6-diaminoacridine (proflavin) and 3,6-diamino-10-methylacridinium (acriflavin). Has been used in applications for dual fluorescence analysis of cellular DNA and protein simultaneously.
Storage instructionsStore at Room Temperature. Store under desiccating conditions. 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.
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