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How do I stain T cells with CytoTell™ Blue?

Posted September 27, 2018


1.How much DMSO stock solution do I add to each vial of CytoTell™ Blue?
2.How long do I stain the cells before analyzing with flow cytometer?
3.How do I stain the cells?
Answer

1. How much DMSO stock solution do I add to each vial of CytoTell™ Blue (Cat# 22252)?

Add 500uL DMSO/vial

2. How long do I stain the cells before analyzing with flow cytometer?

Incubate cells with a dye solution at room temperature or 37 °C for 30 min, protected from light.

3. How do I stain the cells?

Prepare a 1X dye working solution by diluting the 500X DMSO stock solution at 1 to 500 in Hanks and 20 mM Hepes buffer (HHBS) or the buffer of your choice.

 
 
Please refer to the protocol for more information about this product.
Additional resources

CytoTell™ Blue product page

CytoTell™ Blue protocol