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Alfa Aesar™ Blue Tetrazolium chloride

$33.46 - $477.65

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Blue Tetrazolium chloride
CAS 1871-22-3
Molecular Formula C40H32Cl2N8O2
Formula Weight 727.66
MDL Number MFCD00040933
Beilstein 3894077
Merck Index 14,9244
Synonym BTC; Tetrazolium Blue chloride
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AAA1250203

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alfa aesar™
A1250203
1g Each for $33.46

AAA1250206

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alfa aesar™
A1250206
5g Each for $111.19

AAA1250214

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alfa aesar™
A1250214
25g Each for $477.65
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 727.66
Chemical Name or Material Blue Tetrazolium chloride
Beilstein 3894077
TSCA TSCA
Molecular Formula C40H32Cl2N8O2
Melting Point ≈255°C (dec.)
MDL Number MFCD00040933
Quantity 1g
CAS 1871-22-3
Merck Index 14,9244
Synonym BTC; Tetrazolium Blue chloride

Applications
Blue Tetrazolium chloride is useful in the prepartion of DNA cation complexes and immunoadsorbents for anti-DNA antibodies. It is used in assay of reducing sugars. In combination with 4-nitrocatechol, tetrazolium blue chloride forms a ternary complex with molybdenum(VI) for extraction and spectrophotometric determination of molybdenum.

Solubility
Soluble in hot water (5 mg/ml), methanol (50 mg/ml), ethanol, and chloroform. Insoluble in acetone.

Notes
Stable under recommended storage conditions. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.