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Rhod-2, AM Ester

Membrane-permeant form of Rhod-2 calcium indicator that can be loaded into cells via incubation. Because of the relatively low water solubility of the AM ester, the mild detergent Pluronic F-127 is often used as a dispersing agent to facilitate dye loading.

Product Attributes

Applications

Calcium indicators

CAS number

145037-81-6

Cell permeability

Membrane permeant

Indicator type

Non-ratiometric

Excitation/Emission

556/576 nm (after hydrolysis)

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Product Description

Membrane-permeant form of Rhod-2 that can be loaded into cells via incubation. Because of the relatively low water solubility of the AM ester, the mild detergent Pluronic F-127 is often used as a dispersing agent to facilitate dye loading. Rhod-2-AM itself does not bind Ca2+ , but it is readily hydrolyzed to Rhod-2 by endogenous esterases once it enters cells.

  • Red solid soluble in DMSO
  • Store at -20°C and protect from light, especially in solution
  • C52H59BrN4O19
  • MW: 1132
  • [145037-81-6]

For more information on Rhod-2, see 50020.

 

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