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5-CFDA, AM (5-Carboxyfluorescein Diacetate, Acetoxymethyl Ester)

Catalog number: C1354
Invitrogen™

5-CFDA, AM (5-Carboxyfluorescein Diacetate, Acetoxymethyl Ester)

Catalog number: C1354
Catalog Number
C1354
Unit Size
5 mg
Price (USD)
Price: 192.00
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C13545 mg
Price: 192.00
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5-CFDA, AM is a cell-permeant esterase substrate that can serve as a viability probe that measures both enzymatic activity, which is require to activate its fluorescence, and cell-membrane integrity, which is required for intracellular retention of their fluorescent product. The electronically neutral AM ester of CFDA can be loaded into cells at lower concentrations than CFDA. Upon hydrolysis by intracellular esterases, this AM ester also yields carboxyfluorescein. As compared with fluorescein, carboxyfluorescein contains extra negative charges and is therefore better retained in cells.

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Other Label(s) or Dye(s)
Reagent Type
CFDA & Related Compounds
Shipping Condition
Room Temperature

Contents & Storage

Store in freezer -5°C to -30°C.