3-Methylindole is often used as a component of commercial fragrances and perfumes.It helps fluorescent guanosine analogue, which in a dimethoxytrityl, phosphoramidite protected form, can be site-specifically inserted into oligonucleotides through a 3?5?phosphodiester linkage using an automated DNA synthesizer
Soluble in water, Ether, Alcohols, Benzene, Acetone, Chloroform.
Light Sensitive. Store in dark away from oxidizing agents. Incompatible with light, strong acids, acid ahydrides, acid chlorides.
|265° to 268°C|
|94° to 97°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECSNumber : NM0350000
TSCA : TSCA