Product Description

7-AAD is a fluorescent DNA intercalator, which upon binding to dsDNA can be excited by the argon-ion laser and emits at 647 nm (1-3). 7-AAD binds selectively to GC regions of DNA, which makes the dye useful for chromosome banding studies (4).

  • λExEm(DNA) = 546/647 nm
  • Orange red solid soluble in DMF or DMSO
  • Store at -20°C and protect from light, especially in solution
  • C62H87N13O16
  • MW: 1270.45
Compatible with the NucleoCounter® NC-3000™.

1. Exp Parasitol 97, 141 (2001).
2. Br J Haematol 104, 530 (1990).
3. Cytometry 12, 221 (1991).
4. Chromosoma 68, 287 (1978).

MSDS (PDF): MSDS 40037

1 mg

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