5-Bromo-2’-deoxyuridine (BrdU)


Catalog Number: B2011232 (5 mg)

5-Bromo-2’-deoxyuridine (BrdU) is a high quality biomarker for cell cycle and cell proliferation. This product has been used as molecular tool for various biochemical applications. It has also been used in a wide array of other chemical and immunological applications. Custom bulk amounts of this product are available upon request.

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5-Bromo-2’-deoxyuridine (BrdU)

Catalog number: B2011232
Lot number: Batch Dependent
Expiration Date: Batch dependent
Amount: 5 mg
Molecular Weight or Concentration: 307.1 g/mol
Supplied as: Lyophilized
Applications: molecular tool for various biochemical applications
Storage: -20 °C
Keywords: Bromodeoxyuridine
Grade: Biotechnology grade. All products are highly pure. All solutions are made with Type I ultrapure water (resistivity >18 MΩ-cm) and are filtered through 0.22 um.

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