Fluo-3, AM ester, 1 mM in anhydrous DMSO



Product Description

Membrane-permeant AM ester form of Fluo-3 that can be loaded into cells via incubation. Because of the relatively low water solubility of the AM ester, the mild detergent Pluronic F-127 (catalog no. 59004) is often used as a dispersing agent to facilitate loading. Fluo-3 AM ester itself does not bind Ca2+, but it is readily hydrolyzed to fluo-3 by endogenous esterases once the dye is inside the cells. An important application of Fluo-3 AM ester is its use in high throughput drug screening.

  • Orange red solid soluble in DMSO
  • Store -20°C and protect from light, especially when in solution
  • C51H50Cl2N2O23
  • MW: 1129.9
  • [121714-22-5]

For information on fluo-3, see #50010.



MSDS (PDF): MSDS 50015


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