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Molecular Probes™ SlowFade™ Gold Antifade Mountant DFS Item

Protects fluorescent dyes from fading (photobleaching) during fluorescence microscopy experiments

Manufacturer: life technologies  S36936

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Catalog No. S36936

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Description & Specifications


Quantity 10mL
Storage Requirements Storage at room temperature is recommended but can also be stored frozen (-5 to -30°C). Protect from light.

A glycerol-based liquid mountant applied directly to fluorescently labeled cell or tissue samples on microscope slides, SlowFade Gold Antifade Mountant requires no mixing or curing, making it ideal for immediate viewing of the sample. Ready-to-use—just apply a drop to the sample, add a coverslip, and image. For superior antifade protection of fluorescent proteins and fluorescent dyes, SlowFade™ Diamond Antifade Mountant is recommended. Available with or without DAPI nuclear stain.

  • Protects dyes from fading during imaging
  • Ready-to-use liquid, ideal for immediate sample viewing
  • Mounted samples are stable for weeks
  • Maintains signal strength—little to no quenching
  • Ideal for Alexa Fluor™ dyes

  • Get Photobleaching Protection Without Quenching
  • Immediate Viewing with Maximum Signal Protection
  • Improved Resolution in Thick Sections

Not recommended for mounting samples containing fluorescent proteins, such as GFP

Cell Analysis, Cellular Imaging, Immunofluorescence (IF), Immunofluorescence Counterstaining, Mounting and Fade Prevention