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Actinomycin D

Catalog number:  11805017

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Actinomycin D is a nonfluorescent DNA intercalator that exhibits high GC selectivity and causes distortion at its binding site. Binding of the nonfluorescent actinomycin D to nucleic acids changes the absorbance of the dye. Actinomycin D has been used for chromosome banding studies.
WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm –
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.


Agent: Actinomycin D
Shipping Condition: Room Temperature
Validated Application: Bacterial Selection
Form: Powder
Reagent Type: Antibiotic (Selective)

Contents & storage

Storage conditions: 2 to 8°C
Shipping conditions: Ambient
Shelf life: 24 months from date of manufacture