FITC Annexin V



Product Description

Green fluorescent FITC Annexin V can be used to detect apoptotic cells. The human anticoagulant Annexin V is a 35-36 kilodalton, calcium-dependent phospholipid-binding protein with high affinity for phosphatidylserine (PS). In normal viable cells, PS is located on the inner leaflet of the cytoplasmic membrane. In apoptotic cells, however, PS is translocated from the inner to the outer leaflet of the plasma membrane, where it can be detected by fluorescently labeled Annexin V.

  • λExEm (pH 7) = 494/518 nm
  • Yellow solution
  • Store at 4°C and protect from light
Compatible with the NucleoCounter® NC-3000™.

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MSDS (PDF): MSDS 29001
Protocol (PDF): PI-Annexin V

0.5 mL

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