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Alfa Aesar™ Dimethyl sulfoxide, Bioreagent

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Dimethyl sulfoxide
CAS 67-68-5
Name Note Bioreagent
Formula Weight 78.13
MDL Number MFCD00002089
Beilstein 506008
Synonym DMSO
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AAJ66650AD

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alfa aesar™
J66650AD
50mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAJ66650AE

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J66650AE
100mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAJ66650AK

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J66650AK
250mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAJ66650AP

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J66650AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAJ66650K2

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J66650K2
1L CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 78.13
Chemical Name or Material Dimethyl sulfoxide
Physical Form Liquid
Color Clear, colorless
MDL Number MFCD00002089
Beilstein 506008
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H227
Combustible liquid.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P370+P378a-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray.
Store in a well-ventilated place.
Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number PV6210000
TSCA TSCA
Odor Mild
Refractive Index 1.4790
Name Note Bioreagent
Boiling Point 189°C
Melting Point 18.4°C
Quantity 50mL
Sensitivity Hygroscopic
CAS 67-68-5
Synonym DMSO
Density 1.101g/mL

Applications
DMSO is a polar aprotic solvent used in chemical reactions, in polymerase chain reactions and as a cryoprotectant vitrification agent for the preservation of cells, tissues and organs. DMSO is used in cell freezing media to protect cells from ice crystal induced mechanical injury. It is used for frozen storage of primary, sub-cultured, and recombinant heteroploid and hybridoma cell lines, embryonic stem cells and hematopoietic stem cells. DMSO is frequently used in the combinations with BSA or fetal bovine serum.

Solubility
Soluble in water, methanol, acetone, ether, benzene, chloroform.

Notes
Submicron filtered. Store at Room Temperature (15-30°C), desiccate. Hygroscopic.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P370+P378a-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray.
Store in a well-ventilated place.
Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H227
Combustible liquid.