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Cat.No. 6065 - 2-NBDG | C12H14N4O8 | CAS No. 186689-07-6
Description: Fluorescent glucose uptake indicator
Chemical Name: 2-Deoxy-2-[(7-nitro-2,1,3-benzoxadiazol-4-yl)amino]-D-glucose
Purity: ≥97% (HPLC)

Biological Activity

Fluorescent glucose analog for visualizing glucose uptake into living cells.

Technical Data

M. Wt 342.26
Formula C12H14N4O8
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥97% (HPLC)
CAS Number 186689-07-6
PubChem ID 11859095
Smiles OC1[C@H](NC(C2=NON=C32)=CC=C3[N+]([O-])=O)[C@@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@@H](CO)O1

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 34.23 100

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 2.92 mL 14.61 mL 29.22 mL
5 mM 0.58 mL 2.92 mL 5.84 mL
10 mM 0.29 mL 1.46 mL 2.92 mL
50 mM 0.06 mL 0.29 mL 0.58 mL

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Yamada et al (2007) A real-time method of imaging glucose uptake in single, living mammalian cells. Nat.Protoc. 2 753 PMID: 17406637

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