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MQAE (N-(Ethoxycarbonylmethyl)-6-Methoxyquinolinium Bromide)

Catalog number:  E3101

Related applications:

Cell Viability, Proliferation & Function

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Description

MQAE is a 6-methoxyquinolinium derivative and is a fluorescent indicator for intracellular Cl-. This dye detects the ion via diffusion-limited collisional quenching. MQAE has greater sensitivity to Cl- and a higher fluorescence quantum yield than SPQ; consequently, it is currently the more widely used of the two indicators.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Specifications

For Use With (Equipment): Confocal Microscope, Flow Cytometer
Cell Permeability: Cell-Permeant
Detection Method: Fluorescent
Indicator Properties: Fluorescent Dye-Based
Indicator: Chloride Indicator
Shipping Condition: Room Temperature

Contents & storage

Store in freezer (-5 to -30°C) and protect from light.