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BactoView™ Live Fluorescent Bacterial Stains

Live cell bacteria stains, suitable for flow cytometry or fluorescence microscopy. Stain live and dead, gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria with red or green fluorescence.

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Cell permeability

Membrane permeant

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Green, Red

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Product Description

BactoView™ Live dyes are fluorogenic live cell bacterial stains. Bright and cell-permeable, they are able to stain both gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. Stained cells can be detected by fluorescence microscopy or flow cytometry. BactoView™ Live dyes can stain both live and dead bacteria, though dead cells tend to stain a bit brighter than live cells.

BactoView™ Live Green can stain mammalian cell nuclei, but BactoView™ Live Red shows weak mitochondrial signal in mammalian cells. In yeast, staining with either BactoView™ Live dye is weak and not nuclear. See our Cellular Stains Table for more information on how our dyes stain various organisms.

BactoView™ Live Red:

  • Red dye to stain live and dead bacteria
  • λExEm (with DNA) = 572/675 nm
  • Detect in the PE-Cy®5 channel for flow cytometry, and the Cy®3 channel for microscopy

BactoView™ Live Green:

  • Green dye to stain live and dead bacteria
  • λExEm (with DNA) = 500/520 nm
  • Detect in the FITC channel for flow cytometry and microscope

Format:

  • 500X in DMSO
  • Store at 4°C
 

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