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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 78.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002089
Beilstein 506008
Synonym DMSO
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Products
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AAJ66650AD

 
alfa aesar™
J66650-AD
50mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAJ66650AE

 
alfa aesar™
J66650-AE
100mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAJ66650AK

 
alfa aesar™
J66650-AK
250mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAJ66650AP

 
alfa aesar™
J66650-AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAJ66650K2

 
alfa aesar™
J66650-K2
1L CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Density 1.101g/mL
Odor Mild
Refractive Index 1.4790
Boiling Point 189°C
Color Clear, colorless
Melting Point 18.4°C
Quantity 50mL
Sensitivity Hygroscopic
Chemical Name or Material Dimethyl sulfoxide
Name Note Bioreagent
CAS 67-68-5
Physical Form Liquid
Formula Weight 78.13g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002089
Beilstein 506008
Synonym DMSO
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

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.