F8129 Sigma

Acid Fuchsin

used in tissue staining

Synonym: Acid Violet 19, Fuchsin S, Fuchsin acid, Rubine S

  • CAS Number 3244-88-0

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C20H17N3Na2O9S3

  • Molecular Weight 585.54

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 4111656

  •  Colour Index Number 42685

  •  EC Number 221-816-5

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24894958

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form   powder
composition   Dye content, ~70%
solubility   H2O: soluble1 mg/mL



25, 50, 100 g in glass bottle

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