Cat. No. 5015

5-BrdU C9H11BrN2O5 [59-14-3]

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Chemical Name: 5-Bromo-2-deoxyuridine

Biological Activity

Synthetic thymidine analog; incorporated into DNA during replication. Used in assays for cell proliferation.

Technical Data

Soluble to 50 mM in water and to 100 mM in DMSO
>99 %
Store at -20°C

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All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.

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Barker et al (2013) A new method for in vitro detection of bromodeoxyuridine in serum: a proof of concept in a songbird species, the canary. PLoS One 8 e63692. PMID: 23691086.

Stacey and Hitomi (2008) Cell cycle studies basd upon quantitative image analysis. Cytometry A 73A 270. PMID: 18163464.

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