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DiB

DiB is a lipophilic cationically charged blue fluorescent dye.

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Cellular localization

Membrane/cell surface, Membrane/vesicular

For live or fixed cells

For fixed cells, For live/intact cells

Fixation options

Permeabilize before staining, Fix after staining (formaldehyde), Fix before staining (formaldehyde)

Colors

Blue

Excitation/Emission

353/442 nm

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Product Description

DiB is a lipophilic cationically charged blue fluorescent dye.

  • λExEm (MeOH) = 353/442 nm
  • Light yellow solid
  • Soluble in DMSO, DMF, or EtOH
  • MW: 1074

Note: For staining live or fixed cells, we recommend using CellBrite™ Blue Cytoplasmic Membrane Staining Kit (catalog #30024), which includes DiB solution and a cell loading buffer that is required for efficient cell staining.

References

1. PloS One (2012) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0041434

 

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