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MTT Cell Proliferation Assay Kit

Item № 10009365
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     480 wells $77.00 0.00

Pricing updated 2019-06-15. Prices are subject to change without notice.

  • A colorimetric, non-radioactive assay for assessing cell viability and proliferation
  • MTT is reduced to insoluble, purple formazan by NAD(P)H-oxidoreductases in living cells
  • Detect 10,000-250,000 cells per well

Cayman’s MTT Proliferation Assay Kit provides an easy to use tool for studying the induction and inhibition of cell proliferation in any in vitro model. This kit will also allow investigators to screen drug candidates involved in cell cycle regulation. In this assay, MTT is taken up by cells through the plasma membrane potential and then reduced to formazan by intracellular NAD(P)H-oxidoreductases.1

Needed but not supplied: Please download the kit booklet to verify if UltraPure Water (Milli-Q or equivalent) or any other components are needed for this assay.

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Technical Information

Warning - this product is not for human or veterinary use.

Shipping & Storage
Wet ice in continental US; may vary elsewhere
≥ 1 year
Downloads & Resources
Product Downloads

Download Kit Booklet

Download Safety Data Sheet (SDS)

Download free InChI Key generation software

Additional Information

View the Cayman Structure Database for chemical structure definitions for many Cayman products

Get Batch-Specific Data and Documents by Batch Number

Provide batch numbers separated by commas to download or request available product inserts, QC sheets, certificates of analysis, data pack, and GC-MS data.

References & Product Citations
Product Description References

1. Berridge, M.V., Tan, A.S., and Herst, P.M. Tetrazolium dyes as tools in cell biology: New insights into their cellular reduction Biotechnol. Ann. Rev. 11, 127-152 (2005).

Technical Support

All 480 well kits are supplied with a single 500 dtn vial of antiserum and tracer, or Fab' conjugate that must be used within the stated time following reconstitution.

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