Acridine Orange Stain

(HB0699)

Product overview

  • Name
    Acridine Orange Stain
  • Short description
    Cell permeable fluorescent nucleic acid binding dye
  • Alternative names
    Rhoduline Orange
  • Biological description
    Cell permeable fluorescent nucleic acid binding dye. Binds to both RNA and DNA producing florescence in variety of colours. Inhibits mitosis. Displays anticancer properties under photon energy.
  • Biological action
    Dyes & stains
  • Our products in action

Properties

  • Chemical name
    3,6-Bis(dimethylamino)acridine
  • Molecular Weight
    265.35
  • Chemical structure
    Acridine Orange Stain  [494-38-2 ]
  • Molecular Formula
    C17H19N3
  • CAS Number
    494-38-2
  • PubChem identifier
    http://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/summary/summary.cgi?cid=62344
  • SMILES
    CN(C)C1=CC2=C(C=C1)C=C3C=CC(=CC3=N2)N(C)C

Storing and Using Your Product

  • Storage instructions
    room temperature
  • Important
    This product is for RESEARCH USE ONLY and is not intended for therapeutic or diagnostic use. Not for human or veterinary use.

References for Acridine Orange Stain

  • Urinary cytology with acridine orange fluorescence is highly valuable for predicting high-grade upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma.

    Li J et al (2014) Int J Clin Exp Pathol 7(2) : 774-8.
    PubMedID: 24551302
  • Review. Acridine orange could be an innovative anticancer agent under photon energy.

    Kusuzaki K et al (2007) In Vivo 21(2) : 205-14.
    PubMedID: 17436568
  • Acridine orange induces binucleation in chondrocytes.

    Kusuzaki K et al (2001) Osteoarthritis Cartilage 9(2) : 147-51.
    PubMedID: 11237661

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