DAPI


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DAPI

Abbreviation for 4'6-diamidino-2-phenylindole·2HCl. See: DAPI stain.
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At day 14 of differentiation, lipid accumulation was quantified by Nile red staining normalized to DAPI.
The appearance of DAPI enhanced regions subsequent to FISH procedure and DAPI counterstaining (FISH DAPI+ bands), that in fact mimic the C-banding pattern, is described in Moscone et al.
a= Mycelium stain by cotton blue, b= Hyphae stain by DAPI, where whitish blue color are nuclei
MTT (3-[4, 5- dimethyl thiazol-2-yl]-2, 5-diphenyl tetrazolium bromide) and DAPI were obtained from Applichem (USA).
Determination of the amount of DNA in bacterial cells: DAPI is a fluorescent dye that binds both DNA and RNA.
When PMN were stained with DAPI, the typical lobular nuclei were clearly seen (Figure 1(a)).
The chromatin condensation and lipid accumulation in zerumbone-treated promastigotes were detected under confocal microscope after staining with DAPI (2 [micro]g/mL) and Nile Red (10 [micro]g/mL) as described earlier.
Regions with differential staining with DAPI, indicative of regions rich in AT base pairs, were not observed.
The chromosomes were visualized by staining their DNA with 4',6diamidino-2-phenylindole (DAPI) antifade mounting buffer (Invitrogen, Carlsbad, CA) and viewed using an inverted fluorescent microscope (Axiovert 200, Zeiss, Oberkochen, Germany) equipped with a DAPI optical filter and an 100X/ 1.