Red Active Caspase-8 Staining Kit (BN00467)



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Red Active Caspase-8 Staining Kit

Activation of caspases plays a central role in apoptosis. The Red Active Caspase-8 Staining Kit provides a convenient means for detecting activated caspase-8 inLiving cells. The assay utilizes a caspase-8 inhibitor IETD-FMK conjugated to sulfo-rhodamine (Red-IETD-FMK) as the fluorescent marker. Red-IETD-FMK is cell permeable, nontoxic, and irreversibly binds to activated caspase-8 in apoptotic cells.

Key Information Description

Detection Method

Fluorescence microscopy, fluorescence plate reader (Ex/Em = 540/570 nm) and Flow cytometry

Size Options

  • 25 Assays
  • 100 Assays

Species Reactivity



Detection of activated caspase-8 in living cells.

Features and Benefits

  • Simple one-step procedure; takes only 1-2 hours
  • Fast and convenient
  • The fluorescence label allows detection of activated caspase-8 in apoptotic cells

Kit Components

  • Red-IETD-FMK
  • Wash Buffer

Storage Conditions


Shipping Conditions

Gel Pack


For Research Use Only! Not For Use in Humans.

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Additional Information

Product type:
Cellular Assay
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