Alfa Aesar™ Iodoacetic acid, 97+%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1241036
Iodoacetic acid is used as a reagent for the modification of sulfhydryl groups in organic synthesis. It reacts with cysteine moiety in proteins to prevent the re-formation of disulfide bonds during protein sequencing. It is also used as a general reagent in acylation reactions as well as in glycopeptide synthesis.
Soluble in water, alcohol and ethanol. Slightly soluble in ether and chloroform.
Light sensitive. Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, bases and strong reducing agents.
|79°C to 82°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Toxic if swallowed.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
GHS P Statement
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLIDS, TOXIC, N.O.S.
RTECSNumber : AI3500000
TSCA : TSCA
Recommended Storage : 2°C to 8°C