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Chicago Sky Blue 6B

powder

Synonym: Direct Blue 1, Pontamine sky blue

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Properties

Related Categories C, Cell Biology, Cell Signaling and Neuroscience, Excitatory Amino Acids, Hematology and Histology,
InChI Key   BPHHNXJPFPEJOF-GPTZEZBUSA-J
form   powder
composition   Dye content, ~80%
solubility   H2O: soluble1 mg/mL

Description

Packaging

25 g in glass bottle

Application

Chicago Sky Blue 6B is a counterstain for background autofluorescence in fluorescence and immunofluorescence histochemistry. It has also been used as a filling in glass pipette electrodes for electrophysiological recordings in the brain sections of rats.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Chicago Sky Blue 6B is a large organic acid, structurally related to glutamate, that is a potent and efficient competitive inhibitor of vesicular glutamate uptake.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS08  GHS08
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Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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