Product Description

Red-β-D-Gal (5-Bromo-6-chloro-3-indolyl-β-D-galactopyranoside) is a chromogenic substrate for β-galactosidase. Similar to X-gal, but generates a red or magenta (λmax ~ 565 nm) colored precipitate on enzyme hydrolysis.

  • White solid soluble in DMSO
  • Store at -20°C and protect from light
  • C14H15BrClNO6
  • MW: 408.6
  • [93863-88-8]

1. Molecular Cloning: A Laboratory Manual, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, B. 14, p 186 (1989).

MSDS (PDF): MSDS 10012

100 mg

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