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239607 Sigma-Aldrich

Bromoethane

ReagentPlus®, ≥99%

Synonym: Ethyl bromide

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Properties

grade   ReagentPlus®
vapor density   ~3.75 (vs air)
vapor pressure   25.32 psi ( 55 °C)
  7.54 psi ( 20 °C)
assay   ≥99%
autoignition temp.   952 °F
expl. lim.   11.25 %
refractive index   n20/D 1.425(lit.)
bp   37-40 °C(lit.)
mp   −119 °C(lit.)
density   1.46 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

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Packaging

50 g in glass bottle

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 1891 6.1 / PGII
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
KH6475000
Flash Point(F) 
-7.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-22 °C

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Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles

Peer-Reviewed Papers

References

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Release of apical dominance in potato tuber is accompanied by programmed cell death in the apical bud meristem. Teper-Bamnolker P, Buskila Y, Lopesco Y, et al. Plant Physiol. 158(4), 2053-67, (2012)

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Bromoethane. IARC Monogr. Eval. Carcinog. Risks Hum. 52, 299-314, (1991)

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Amine-guanidine switch: a promising approach to improve DNA binding and antiproliferative activities. Keiichiro Ohara et al J. Med. Chem. 50, 6465-75, (2007)

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Bromoethane. IARC Monogr. Eval. Carcinog. Risks Hum. 71 Pt 3, 1305-7, (1999)

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The relationship between growth and reversion in the Ames Salmonella plate incorporation assay. Barber ED, Donish WH, and Mueller KR Mutat. Res. 113(2), 89-101, (1983)

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Role of AbeS, a novel efflux pump of the SMR family of transporters, in resistance to antimicrobial agents in Acinetobacter baumannii. Vijaya Bharathi Srinivasan et al Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 53, 5312-6, (2009)

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In vitro evaluation of CBR-2092, a novel rifamycin-quinolone hybrid antibiotic: studies of the mode of action in Staphylococcus aureus. Gregory T Robertson et al Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 52, 2313-23, (2008)

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Identification of the reactive glutathione conjugate S-(2-chloroethyl)glutathione in the bile of 1-bromo-2-chloroethane-treated rats by high-pressure liquid chromatography and precolumn derivatization with o-phthalaldehyde. Marchand DH and Reed DJ Chem. Res. Toxicol. 2(6), 449-54, (1989)

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Determining the transition-state structure for different SN2 reactions using experimental nucleophile carbon and secondary alpha-deuterium kinetic isotope effects and theory. Westaway KC, Fang YR, MacMillar S, et al. J. Phys. Chem. A 112(41), 10264-73, (2008)

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Chemically forced dormancy termination mimics natural dormancy progression in potato tuber meristems by reducing ABA content and modifying expression of genes involved in regulating ABA synthesis and metabolism. Destefano-Beltrán L, Knauber D, Huckle L, et al. J. Exp. Bot. 57(11), 2879-86, (2006)

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Spectroscopic evidence for a photosensitive oxygenated state of ammonia mono-oxygenase. Shears JH and Wood PM Biochem. J. 226(2), 499-507, (1985)

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Early changes in sex hormones are not evident in mice exposed to the uterine carcinogens chloroethane or bromoethane. Bucher JR, Morgan DL, Adkins B, et al. Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol. 130(1), 169-73, (1995)

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A fluorescence-based screening assay for DNA damage induced by genotoxic industrial chemicals. Kailasam S and Rogers KR Chemosphere 66(1), 165-71, (2007)

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Examination of low-incidence brain tumor responses in F344 rats following chemical exposures in National Toxicology Program carcinogenicity studies. Sills RC, Hailey JR, Neal J, et al. Toxicol. Pathol. 27(5), 589-99, (1999)

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Upregulation of estrogen receptor expression in the uterus of ovariectomized B6C3F1 mice and Ishikawa cells treated with bromoethane. Aoyama H, Couse JF, Hewitt SC, et al. Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol. 209(3), 226-35, (2005)

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Analysis of chloroethane toxicity and carcinogenicity including a comparison with bromoethane. Holder JW Toxicol. Ind. Health 24(10), 655-75, (2008)

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Atmospheric oxidation mechanism of bromoethane. Martínez-Avilés M, Rosado-Reyes CM, and Francisco JS J. Phys. Chem. A 111(45), 11652-60, (2007)

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Preparation of ethyl magnesium bromide for regiospecific analysis of triacylglycerols. Ando Y, Tomita Y, and Haba Y J. Oleo Sci. 57(8), 459-62, (2008)

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Bromoethane, chloroethane and ethylene oxide induced uterine neoplasms in B6C3F1 mice from 2-year NTP inhalation bioassays: pathology and incidence data revisited. Picut CA, Aoyama H, Holder JW, et al. Exp. Toxicol. Pathol. 55(1), 1-9, (2003)

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Site-directed mutagenesis reveals amino acid residues in the Escherichia coli RND efflux pump AcrB that confer macrolide resistance. Caroline Wehmeier et al Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 53, 329-30, (2009)

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Merck 14,3771

Beil. 1,IV,150

Aldrich MSDS 1, 251:A / Corp MSDS 1 (1), 529:D / FT-IR 1 (1), 55:B / FT-IR 2 (1), 83:B / FT-NMR 1 (1), 81:C / IR-Spectra (2), 40:B / IR-Spectra (3), 42:B / NMR-Reference 2 (1), 59:A / RegBook 1 (1), 57:F / Sax 6, 528 / Structure Index 1, 7:B:2 / Vapor Phase 3, 82:D

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