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Vybrant™ Apoptosis Assay Kit #5, Hoechst 33342/Propidium Iodide

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Description

The Vybrant Apoptosis Assay Kit #5 provides a rapid and convenient assay for apoptosis based on fluorescence detection of the compacted state of the chromatin in apoptotic cells. This kit contains ready-to-use solutions of blue-fluorescent Hoechst 33342 dye, which stains the condensed chromatin of apoptotic cells more brightly than the chromatin of nonapoptotic cells, and red-fluorescent propidium iodide dye, which stains dead cells.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

Specifications

Excitation/Emission: Hoechst 33342: 350⁄461, PI: 535⁄617
Flow Cytometer Laser Lines: UV, 488
Form: Solution
Label Type: Other Label(s) or Dye(s)
Label or Dye: propidium iodide, Hoechst 33342
No. of Reactions: 200
Product Line: Vybrant®
Shipping Condition: Room Temperature
Detection Method: Fluorescent
For Use With (Equipment): Flow Cytometer
Format: Tube(s)

Contents & storage

Contains 1 vial of Hoechst 33342 and 1 vial of propidium iodide.

Store in refrigerator (2–8°C) and protect from light.