Cell Viability Stains and Dyes

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Cat. No. Product Name / Activity
5092 Acridine Orange hydrochloride
Emits green fluorescence when bound to double stranded DNA and red fluorescence when bound to RNA or single stranded DNA; used in cell cycle and apoptosis studies
7121 7-Aminoactinomycin D
Detects apoptotic cells; red-fluorescent DNA stain
5119 Calcein AM
Cell permeable non-fluorescent compound; green-fluorescent in living cells once hydrolyzed. Used for: cell tracing and cell viability monitoring. Application: fluorescent microscopy and flow cytometry
5117 Hoechst 33342
Used to quantify DNA in viable cells; blue-fluorescent dye for DNA staining
5135 Propidium iodide
Red-fluorescent DNA stain; membrane impermeant to live cells. Pi staining differentiates live and dead cells

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