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PKH26 Red Fluorescent Cell Linker Kit for Phagocytic Cell Labeling

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This kit is for phagocytic cell labeling. It is used to selectively label cells with phagocytic capabilities such as monocytes, macrophages or neutrophils.

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Principle

The labeling occurs through the formation of dye aggregates or particulates. The aggregate formation significantly inhibits the uptake of dye by non-phagocytic cells, such as lymphocytes, but facilitates dye uptake by phagocytic cells. Labeled cells appear patchy or spotted because the dye is localized in phagocytic compartments of the cells. The dye appears to be resistant to metabolic attack and has been found to remain with the cells for at least 21 days in vivo.
Labeling of phagocytic cells by this methodology may be conducted either in vitro or in vivo. Intraperitoneal or intravenous injections of the PKH26 labeling solution will successfully label phagocytic cells in vivo, while cells of interest which have been isolated may be stained using in vitro labeling methods.

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Diluent B 6 x 10 mL SDS    
PKH26 cell linker in ethanol .5 mL SDS    
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Safety Information

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GHS02  GHS02
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Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 3316 9
WGK Germany 
3
Flash Point(F) 
57.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
14 °C
Protocols & Articles

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Immunoglobulins (Igs) are produced by B lymphocytes and secreted into plasma. The Ig molecule in monomeric form is a glycoprotein with a molecular weight of approximately 150 kDa that is shaped more ...
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Cell Tracking with Lipophilic Membrane Dyes: Applications in Cancer Research

Because lipophilic cell tracking dyes such as PKH26, PKH67, and CellVue® Claret can be used to label almost any cell, they have enabled cancer biologists to track a wide variety of tumor and immune c...
Katharine A. Muirhead§, Joseph D. Tario, Jr.†, Paul K. Wallace†
Biowire Spring 2011 — Cell Lines — Models of Disease
Keywords: Adhesion, Asymmetric synthesis, Cancer, Capillary electrophoresis, Cell disruption, Cell division, Cell proliferation, Clinical, Flow cytometry, Gene expression, Immunology, PAGE, Polymerase chain reaction, Solvents, Titrations

Cell Tracking with Lipophilic Membrane Dyes: Applications in Cancer Research

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents Cell Tracking with Lipophilic Membrane Dyes: Applications in Cancer Research
Keywords: Antivirals, Applications, Biowire, Buffers, Bulletins, Cancer, Capillary electrophoresis, Cell disruption, Cell proliferation, Clinical, Flow cytometry, Immunology, Methods, Molecular probes, Protocols, Type

PKH Bibliography

U.S. Patent 5,665,328 Distributed for Phanos Technologies, Inc. CellVue is a registered trademark of PTI Research, Inc. used under license.
Keywords: AGE, Adhesion, Amplification, Angiogenesis, Antibiotics, Antitumor agents, Antivirals, Apoptosis, Atomic absorption spectroscopy, Biomaterials, Cancer, Capillary electrophoresis, Cell culture, Cell disruption, Cell division, Cell proliferation, Central Nervous System, Clinical, Eliminations, Endocrinology, Filtration, Flow cytometry, Gene expression, Growth factors, Immobilization, Immunology, Inflammation, Ion-exchange chromatography, Ligands, Magnetic resonance imaging, Mass spectrometry, Metabolites, Microscopy, Molecular biology, Reductions, Rheumatology, Transduction, Western blot

PKH Linker Kits

Many key research findings in cell function and pathogenesis have relied on labeling live cells. To study individual cell behavior, growth and differentiation, and cell-cell interactions, it is criti...
BioFiles 2007, 2.5, 22.
Keywords: Adhesion, Apoptosis, Cancer, Cell biology, Cell proliferation

PKH and CellVue® Claret Fluorescent Cell Linker Dyes

PKH and CellVue® Fluorescent Cell Linker Kits provide fluorescent labeling of live cells over an extended period of time, with no apparent toxic effects. Fluorescent linker kits are effective for a v...
Keywords: Cell division, Immunofluorescence

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