Atto 655

BioReagent, suitable for fluorescence, ≥85% (HPLC)

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≥85% (HPLC)


λex 655 nm; λem 680 nm in 0.1 M phosphate pH 7.0


suitable for fluorescence

storage temp.




InChI key


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Atto labels are designed for highest sensitivity applications. A unique combination of advantages makes them highly favorable tools for all kinds of labeling applications. Some of their properties make them specifically interesting for single molecule detection. Atto labels are based on rigid structures and do not show any cis-trans-isomerization, which lowers the brightness of signals and leads to environment dependency, e.g., spectral shifts by conjugation.
Atto 655 shows a molar extinction of 110,000 and QY of 30% in water (50% in ethanol). Decay time is 1.9 ns.

Other Notes

New red absorbing fluorescent dye with best signal-to-noise ratio and long fluorescence life-time. Useful as a biophysical probe for binding interactions.

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves


NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany


Flash Point(F)

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Flash Point(C)

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The spectroscopic characteristics (absorption, emission, and fluorescence lifetime) of 13 commercially available red-absorbing fluorescent dyes were studied under a variety of conditions. The dyes included in this study are Alexa647, ATTO655, ATTO680, Bodipy630/650, Cy5, Cy5.5, DiD, DY-630, DY-635, DY-640, DY-650...
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