Difference between revisions of "Acridine Orange"

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*more common for eukaryotes?
 
*more common for eukaryotes?
  
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[[Category:Material]] [[Category:Chemical]] [[Category:DNA]] [[Category:Dye]]

Revision as of 05:29, 5 May 2009

  • 500/526 for DNA, 460/650 for RNA
  • nucleic acid binding dye
  • cell-permeant
  • emits green fluorescence when bound to dsDNA (525 nm) and red fluorescence when bound to ssDNA or RNA (650 nm).
  • more common for eukaryotes?