Cyanine5 carboxylic acid, Red emitting fluorescent dye (ab146497)

Overview

  • Product name

    Cyanine5 carboxylic acid, Red emitting fluorescent dye
  • Description

    Non-activated red emitting fluorescent dye.
  • Alternative names

    • Cy5 Carboxylic Acid
  • Biological description

    Non-activated red emitting fluorescent dye. Analog of Cy5® free carboxylic acid. Can be considered a non-reactive dye for use in control samples, and for instrument calibration.

  • Purity

    > 95%
  • Chemical structure

    Chemical Structure

Properties

  • Excitation

    646nm
  • Emission

    662nm
  • Chemical name

    1-(5-Carboxypentyl)-3,3-dimethyl-2-[(1E,3E,5E)-5-(1,3,3-trimethylindolin-2-ylidene)penta-1,3-dienyl]-3H-indolium chloride
  • Molecular weight

    519.12
  • Molecular formula

    C32H39ClN2O2
  • Storage instructions

    Store at -20°C. It is important to note that this product is reported to be light sensitive. Store In the Dark. Store under desiccating conditions.
  • Solubility overview

    Soluble in DMSO
  • 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

References

This product has been referenced in:

  • Deyle KM  et al. A protein-targeting strategy used to develop a selective inhibitor of the E17K point mutation in the PH domain of Akt1. Nat Chem 7:455-62 (2015). Read more (PubMed: 25901825) »
  • Rand MD  et al. Developmental toxicity assays using the Drosophila model. Curr Protoc Toxicol 59:1.12.1-20 (2014). Read more (PubMed: 24789363) »

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