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

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.