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Sodium butyrate, 98+%, Alfa Aesar™

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Sodium butyrate
CAS 156-54-7
Molecular Formula C4H7NaO2
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)2CO2Na
Formula Weight 110.09g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002816
Beilstein 3629439
Synonym Butyric acid sodium salt
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point >300°C
Quantity 5g
Chemical Name or Material Sodium butyrate
CAS 156-54-7
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C4H7NaO2
Linear Formula CH3(CH2)2CO2Na
Formula Weight 110.09g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002816
Beilstein 3629439
Synonym Butyric acid sodium salt
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335;
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a;
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number ET6400000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Decreases calcium release from intracellular stores. Inhibits histone deacetylase.Sodium butyrate is used in the treatment of human spinal muscular atrophy patients. Further, it is used in the determination of the role of histone acetylation in chromatin structure and function.

Solubility
Soluble in water, dimethyl sulfoxide and ethanol. Insoluble in ether.

Notes
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a;
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335;
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.