Quin-2 has been demonstrated to be an indicator of Zn2+-protein complexes. It is used as a fluorescent highly selective Ca++ indicator exhibiting fast uptake and release of Ca++, calibration substance in the measurement of cytoplasmic free calcium.
J.R. Lakowicz et al. Fluorescence lifetime imaging of intracellular calcium in COS cells using Quin-2. Cell Calcium . 1994, 15, (1), 7-27.
J.R. Lakowicz et al. Fluorescence lifetime imaging of calcium using Quin-2. Cell Calcium . 1992, 13, (3), 131-47.
Mentions de danger (UE): H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Mentions de prudence: P261-P280a-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a