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Description: Fluorescent glucose uptake indicator
Chemical Name: 2-Deoxy-2-[(7-nitro-2,1,3-benzoxadiazol-4-yl)amino]-D-glucose
Purity: ≥97% (HPLC)
Citations (1)
Literature (1)

Biological Activity for 2-NBDG

2-NBDG is a fluorescent glucose analog for visualizing glucose uptake into living cells.

Optical Data for 2-NBDG

2-NBDG Dye Spectra
Emission Color Green
λabs 467 nm
λem 542 nm
Application Flow Cytometry, Confocal Microscopy

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Technical Data for 2-NBDG

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 for 2-NBDG

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

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 342.26. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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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 for 2-NBDG

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

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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1 Citation for 2-NBDG

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for 2-NBDG include:

Konstantinos et al (2020) Tissue-infiltrating macrophages mediate an exosome-based metabolic reprogramming upon DNA damage. Nat Commun 11 42 PMID: 31896748

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