For research use only!
Shipping: shipped on blue ice
Storage Conditions: store at -20 °C
Short term exposure (up to 1 week cumulative) to ambient temperature possible.
Shelf Life: 24 months after date of delivery
Molecular Formula: C6H15N4O (cation)
Molecular Weight: 159.21 g/mol (cation)
Exact Mass: 159.12 g/mol (cation)
Purity: ≥ 95 % (H NMR)
Form: white to off-white solid or clear oil
Solubility: water, 1x PBS buffer
Choline-containing phospholipid synthesis monitoring in cell culture and whole organisms[1-4]
 Jao et al. (2015) Biosynthetic Labeling and Two-Color Imaging of Phospholipids in Cells. Chem. Bio. Chem. 16:472.
 Caishun et al. (2014) Practical Labeling Methodology for Choline-derived Lipids and Applications in Live Cell Fluorescence Imaging. Photochemistry and Photobiology 90:686.
 Huang et al. (2013) Enveloped Virus Labeling via Both Intrinsic Biosynthesis and Metabolic Incorporation of Phospholipids in Host Cells. Anal. Chem. 85:5236.
 Zhao et al. (2016) Surface labeling of enveloped virus with polymeric imidazole-capped quantum dots via the metabolic incorporation of phospholipids into host cells. J. Mater. Chem. B 4:2421.