Product overview

  • Name
    FURA-2
  • Short description
    Widely used UV light-excitable, ratiometric calcium indicator
  • Biological description
    Widely used UV light-excitable, ratiometric calcium indicator. Use for ratio-imaging microscopy. Measures intracelular calcium. Membrane impermeable which can be loaded into cells by microinjection, electroporation or scrape loading. Excitation 363nm, Emission 512nm.
  • Biological action
    Dyes & stains
  • Our products in action

Properties

  • Chemical structure
    FURA-2

Storing and Using Your Product

  • Storage instructions
    -20°C
  • 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 FURA-2

  • Measurement of [Ca2+]i in whole cell suspensions using fura-2.

    Hirst RA et al (2006) Methods Mol Biol 312 : 37-45.
    PubMedID: 16422189

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