Acridine orange can be used in conjunction with ethidium bromide to differentiate between viable, apoptotic and necrotic cells. Additionally, Acridine orange may be used on blood samples to fluoresce bacterial DNA, aiding in clinical diagnosis of bacterial infection once serum and debris have been filtered. It can also be used to determine sprem chromatin quality.
Acridine Orange 50% C.I. 46005
£4.65 – £24.50
- DNA/RNA Staining
- Microbiological Staining
- Staining Blood Cells
Dye Content: >50%
Molecular Formula C17H19N3 x HCL
Molecular Weight 69.96 g/mol
Melting Point: 165 deg C
Loss on drying (1mg/ml Water): >4%
Hazard Phrases: Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Prec Phrases: Use personal protective equipment as required. IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
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