Cat. No. 5824
Chemical Name: 4-[6-(4-Methyl-1-piperazinyl)[2,6'-b
Biological ActivityFluorescent dye. Binds the minor groove of DNA at A and T rich regions. Can be used as indicator of apoptosis.
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Oberhammer et al (1993) Apoptotic death in epithelial cells: cleavage of DNA to 300 and/or 50 kb fragments prior to or in the absence of internucleosomal fragmentation. EMBO J. 12 3679. PMID: 8253089.
Jin and Breslauer (1988) Characterization of the minor groove environment in a drug-DNA complex: bisbenzimide bound to the poly[d(AT)].poly[d(AT)]duplex. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 85 8939. PMID: 2461559 .
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