Badan [6 - Bromoacetyl - 2 - dimethylaminonaphthalene]
Badan is an excellent thiol-reactive probe that has environment-sensitive fluorescence. It is widely used for studying protein configurations and confirmations. Store at -20C desiccated, protected from light.
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