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1,6-Diphenyl-1,3,5-hexatriene

45.00

Catalog #: 60021.

Product Description

1,6-Diphenyl-1,3,5-hexatriene (DPH, excitation/emission=350 nm/420 nm) is almost non-fluorescent in water, but it exhibits a strong increase in fluorescence after intercalation into membranes and can be used as a probe for viscosity, polarity and lipid order.  DPH has been used for the high-content imaging of neutral lipid droplets1 as well as a reporter of inner spore membrane fluidity in bacterial spores2.

1. BioTechniques( 2011), doi 10.2144/000113702

2. J. Microbiol. Methods (2013), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mimet.2013.11.009

 

100 mg

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