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NBD C6-Ceramide

Introduction

NBD C6-Ceramide is a selective stain for the Golgi apparatus in live and fixed cells and widely used to study sphingolipid transport and metabolism mechanisms.  The environment sensitive NBD dye is weakly fluorescent in water but increases in aprotic solvents and other nonpolar environments with excitation/emission maxima ~466/536 nm.

Specifications:

    
Excitation/Emission: 466/536 nm
Shipping Condition: Ambient
Storage Conditions: -20ºC, protect from light
Molecular Formula: C30H49N5O6
Molecular Weight: 575.75
CAS Number: 86701-10-2  

To Order

Buy Cat.No. Product name Ex/Em(nm) Size Price
C049 NBD C6-Ceramide 466/536 1 mg $120

Documents

Protocol (PDF): C049
MSDS (PDF):  MSDS-C049
COA (PDF):  C049

Reference

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