Storage at room temperature is recommended but can also be stored frozen (-5 to -30°C). Protect from light.
A glycerol-based liquid mountant applied directly to fluorescently labeled cell or tissue samples on microscope slides, SlowFade Gold Antifade Mountant requires no mixing or curing, making it ideal for immediate viewing of the sample. Ready-to-use—just apply a drop to the sample, add a coverslip, and image. For superior antifade protection of fluorescent proteins and fluorescent dyes, SlowFade™ Diamond Antifade Mountant is recommended. Available with or without DAPI nuclear stain.
Protects dyes from fading during imaging
Ready-to-use liquid, ideal for immediate sample viewing
Mounted samples are stable for weeks
Maintains signal strength—little to no quenching
Ideal for Alexa Fluor™ dyes
Get Photobleaching Protection Without Quenching
Immediate Viewing with Maximum Signal Protection
Improved Resolution in Thick Sections
Not recommended for mounting samples containing fluorescent proteins, such as GFP