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Propidium


ACCESSION NB: DB02166 (EXPT02661)


TYPE: small molecule


GROUP: experimental


DESCRIPTION:
Quaternary ammonium analog of ethidium; an intercalating dye with a specific affinity to certain forms of DNA and, used as diiodide, to separate them in density gradients; also forms fluorescent complexes with cholinesterase which it inhibits. [PubChem]

VOLUME OF DISTRIBUTION: Not Available

CATEGORIES:
Indicators and Reagents Acetylcholinesterase inhibitor Intercalating Agents Coloring Agents

ABSORPTION: Not Available

INDICATION:
Not Available

PHARMACODYNAMICS:
Not Available

MECHANISM OF ACTION:
Not Available

PROTEIN BINDING:
Not Available

TOXICITY:
Not Available

AFECTED ORGANISMS:
Not Available