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A coal tar derivative, C13H9N, that has an irritating odor, used in the manufacture of dyes and synthetics.
acridine (ˈækrɪˌdiːn) or
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless crystalline solid used in the manufacture of dyes. Formula: C13H9N
ac•ri•dine (ˈæk rɪˌdin, -dɪn)
a colorless, crystalline solid, C13H9N, used esp. in the synthesis of dyes and drugs.
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Induction of apoptosis by high dose of GNPs in HeLa cells was assessed by MTT assay, Acridin orange, DAPI staining, Annexin V/PI double-labeling flow cytometry and caspase activity assay.
Acridin orange and DAPI staining showed morphological changes in the cell's nucleus due to apoptosis.
Analysis of cycloheximide-induced apoptosis in human leukocytes: Fluorescence microscopy using annexin V/propidium iodide versus acridin
orange/ ethidium bromide.