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Propidium Iodide Solution

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Synonym(s):
3,8-diamino-5-[3-(diethylmethylammonio)propyl]-6-phenylphenanthridinium Diiodide
eCl@ss:
32161000
NACRES:
NA.41

manufacturer/tradename

Chemicon®

Quality Level

technique(s)

activity assay: suitable (apoptosis)

detection method

fluorometric

shipped in

dry ice

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General description

{3,8-diamino-5-[3-(diethylmethylammonio)propyl]-6-phenylphenanthridinium diiodide}.

250 μg/ml Propidium Iodide (PI) in PBS.

Application

Propidium Iodide is a nuclear fluorescent stain used for counterstaining paraffin-embedded, formalin-fixed tissue, to discriminate between live vs. dead cells in flow cytometry, and staining metaphase chromosomes or interphase nuclei that have been hybridized with probes detected with Fluorescein, or equivalent fluors.



Materials Provided

Each vial contains 1 ml of Propidium Iodide Solution



Warnings and Precautions

Propidium Iodide is a potential carcinogen. Use extreme caution. Wear gloves and a lab coat when handling. Follow your institution′s guidelines for hazardous waste disposal. Keep tightly capped and limit exposure to light.



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Storage and Stability

Recommended Storage

-15ºC to -25ºC

Protect from light

Legal Information

CHEMICON is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Disclaimer

Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.

Storage Class Code

12 - Non Combustible Liquids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable


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