Pricing Availability   Qty
Description: Green fluorescent D-amino acid for labeling peptidoglycans in bacteria
Chemical Name: (R)-2-Amino-3-(3-(5,5-difluoro-7,9-dimethyl-2-sulfo-5H-4λ4,5λ4-dipyrrolo[1,2-c:2',1'-f][1,3,2]diazaborinin-3-yl)propanamido)propanoic acid
Purity: ≥95% (HPLC)
Literature (1)

Biological Activity for sBADA

sBADA is a green sulfonated BODIPY-FL 3-amino-D-alanine (sBADA) or fluorescent D-amino acid (FFDA). Labels peptidoglycans in live bacteria. Sulfonated form of BADA with increased hydrophilicity and thermostability. Excitation/emission λ ~490/510 nm.

Optical Data for sBADA

sBADA Dye Spectra
Emission Color Green
λabs 490 nm
λem 510 nm
Extinction Coefficient (ε) 49000 M-1cm-1
Application Fluorescence Microscopy

Plan Your Experiments

Use our spectra viewer to interactively plan your experiments, assessing multiplexing options. View the excitation and emission spectra for our fluorescent dye range and other commonly used dyes.

Spectral Viewer

Spectral Viewer

Technical Data for sBADA

M. Wt 458.24
Formula C17H21BF2N4O6S
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥95% (HPLC)
CAS Number 2376838-11-6
PubChem ID 138991774
Smiles CC(C=C1C)=C2N1[B-](F)(F)[N+]3=C(CCC(NC[C@@H](N)C(O)=O)=O)C(S(=O)(O)=O)=CC3=C2

The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.

Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only, unless stated otherwise.

Solubility Data for sBADA

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 4.58 10

Preparing Stock Solutions for sBADA

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 458.24. 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.

Select a batch to recalculate based on the batch molecular weight:
Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.1 mM 21.82 mL 109.11 mL 218.23 mL
0.5 mM 4.36 mL 21.82 mL 43.65 mL
1 mM 2.18 mL 10.91 mL 21.82 mL
5 mM 0.44 mL 2.18 mL 4.36 mL

Molarity Calculator

Calculate the mass, volume, or concentration required for a solution.

*When preparing stock solutions always use the batch-specific molecular weight of the product found on the vial label and CoA (available online).

Reconstitution Calculator

The reconstitution calculator allows you to quickly calculate the volume of a reagent to reconstitute your vial. Simply enter the mass of reagent and the target concentration and the calculator will determine the rest.


Dilution Calculator

Calculate the dilution required to prepare a stock solution.

References for sBADA

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

Hsu et al (2017) Full color palette of fluorescent d-amino acids for in situ labeling of bacterial cell walls. Chem.Sci. 8 6313 PMID: 28989665

If you know of a relevant reference for sBADA, please let us know.

Keywords: sBADA, sBADA supplier, boron-dipyrromethene, BODIPY®, sulfonated, BODIPY®-FL, 3-amino-D-alanine, Fluorescent, D-amino, acid, FDAA, Probes, for, Imaging, Bacteria, 7860, Tocris Bioscience

Citations for sBADA

Citations are publications that use Tocris products.

Currently there are no citations for sBADA. Do you know of a great paper that uses sBADA from Tocris? Please let us know.

Reviews for sBADA

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review sBADA and earn rewards!

Have you used sBADA?

Submit a review and receive an Amazon gift card.

$50/€35/£30/$50CAN/¥300 Yuan/¥5000 Yen for first to review with an image

$25/€18/£15/$25CAN/¥75 Yuan/¥1250 Yen for a review with an image

$10/€7/£6/$10 CAD/¥70 Yuan/¥1110 Yen for a review without an image

Submit a Review

Literature in this Area

Tocris offers the following scientific literature in this area to showcase our products. We invite you to request* your copy today!

*Please note that Tocris will only send literature to established scientific business / institute addresses.

Fluorescent Dyes and Probes Research Product Guide

Fluorescent Dyes and Probes Research Product Guide

This product guide provides a background to the use of Fluorescent Dyes and Probes, as well as a comprehensive list of our:

  • Fluorescent Dyes, including dyes for flow cytometry
  • Fluorescent Probes and Stains, including our new MitoBrilliantTM mitochondria stains
  • Tissue Clearing Kits and Reagents
  • Aptamer-based RNA Imaging Reagents
  • Fluorescent Probes for Imaging Bacteria
  • TSA VividTM Fluorophore Kits
  • TSA Reagents for Enhancing IHC, ICC & FISH Signals