Table 6.2 Spectral data for B-PE, R-PE and APC.

Cat. No. Phycobiliprotein Molecular Weight Absorption Max (nm) EC (cm-1M-1) Emission Max (nm) Fluorescence QY
P800 B-phycoerythrin 240,000 546, 565 2,410,000 575 0.98
P801 R-phycoerythrin 240,000 496, 546, 565 1,960,000 578 0.82
A803, A819 Allophycocyanin 104,000 650 700,000 660 0.68
EC = extinction coefficient. QY = quantum yield.