Overview

  • Product name

    Hydroxystilbamidine
  • Tested applications

    Suitable for: ICC/IFmore details
  • General notes

    Hydroxystilbamidine (also called Fluoro-Gold™) is used for staining DNA and RNA. It exhibits distinctively different fluorescence emission profiles when bound to DNA compared to RNA. This cationic dye is also frequently used as a retrograde neuronal tracer.

    Molecular Weight: 472.54
    Appearance: Yellow powder
    Solvents: Water or 0.9% PBS

     

    SPECTRAL PROPERTIES:

    Excitation: Exmax 360 nm

    Emission: Emmax 625 nm

    Other products for staining tissue sections

    Find more kits and reagents in the special stains guide, or products for antigen retrieval, blocking, signal amplification, visualization, counterstaining, and mounting in the IHC kits and reagents guide.

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab138870 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
ICC/IF Use at an assay dependent concentration.

Images

  • Chemical structure of ab138870 Hydroxystilbamidine.

    Chemical structure of ab138870 Hydroxystilbamidine.

Protocols

References

ab138870 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

Customer reviews and Q&As

Answer

Yes, you can use mercury based UV filter for excitation, and Texas Red filter for emission.

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