Molecular Probes™ Acridine Orange

Cell-permeant nucleic acid binding dye

Brand: Invitrogen

Manufacturer Part Number: A1301

ACRIDINE ORANGEAcridine Orange is a cell-permeant nucleic acid

UNSPSC: 41116113

Code: 50

Additional Details:
Additional Details: Weight: 0.00525kg

Product Code. 10553053

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1 £ 112.0 / 1g
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For Research Use Only. All usage must comply with product instructions.

Description and Specification


Quantity 1g
Target Nucleic Acids, Nucleus
Wavelength Range 460/650 (RNA), 500/526 (DNA)
For Use With (Equipment) Fluorescence Microscope
Detection Method Fluorescent
Color Orange

Acridine Orange emits green fluorescence when bound to dsDNA and red fluorescence when bound to ssDNA or RNA. This unique characteristic makes acridine orange useful for cell-cycle studies. Acridine orange has also been used as a lysosomal dye. This dye is available in solution (A-3568).

Apoptosis, Cell Analysis, Cell Cycle, Cell Structure, Cell Tracing & Tracking, Cell Viability & Cytotoxicity, Cell Viability, Proliferation & Function, DNA Fragmentation, Nucleus, Nucleoli & Nuclear Envelope, Organelle Tracing