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Alfa Aesar™ Acridine Orange

$31.65 - $74.89

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Acridine Orange
CAS 10127-02-3
Molecular Formula C17H19N3·HCl·ZnCl2
Formula Weight 438.1
MDL Number MFCD00081043
Beilstein 3734978
Synonym 3,6-Bis(dimethylamino)acridine hydrochloride zinc chloride double salt; C.I. 46005
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AAL1315906

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L1315906
5g Each for $31.65

AAL1315914

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L1315914
25g Each for $74.89
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 438.1
Chemical Name or Material Acridine Orange
CAS 10127-02-3
Molecular Formula C17H19N3·HCl·ZnCl2
Health Hazard 1 Warning
MDL Number MFCD00081043
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P281-P201-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Obtain special instructions before use.
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number AR7600000
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H341
Suspected of causing genetic defects.
Quantity 5g
Beilstein 3734978
Synonym 3,6-Bis(dimethylamino)acridine hydrochloride zinc chloride double salt; C.I. 46005

Applications
Fluorescent stain for nucleic acids. An RNA polymerase inhibitorAcridine Orange acts as a lysosomal dye. It is used for cell-cycle studies. It plays an important role as a nucleic acid-selective fluorescent cationic dye, which is useful for cell cycle determination. Further, it serves as an inhibitor of RNA polymerase.

Solubility
Soluble in water.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P281-P201-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Obtain special instructions before use.
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H341
Suspected of causing genetic defects.