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69947 Sigma-Aldrich

MOPS

BioUltra, for molecular biology, ≥99.5% (T)

Synonym: 3-(N-Morpholino)propanesulfonic acid, 4-Morpholinepropanesulfonic acid

  • CAS Number 1132-61-2

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C7H15NO4S

  • Molecular Weight 209.26

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1106776

  •  EC Number 214-478-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00006183

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Properties

Related Categories Alphabetical, BioUltra, BioUltra Buffers, Biochemicals and Reagents, Biological Buffers,
grade   for molecular biology
InChI Key   DVLFYONBTKHTER-UHFFFAOYSA-N
product line   BioUltra
assay   ≥99.5% (T)
impurities   DNases, none detected
  RNases, none detected
  insoluble matter, passes filter test
  phosphatases, none detected
  proteases, none detected
ign. residue   ≤0.1% (as SO4)
loss   ≤1% loss on drying, 110 °C
pH   2.5-4.0 (25 °C, 1 M in H2O)
useful pH range   6.5 - 7.9
pKa (25 °C)   7.2
solubility   H2O: soluble1 M at 20 °C, clear, colorless
anion traces   chloride (Cl-): ≤50 mg/kg
  sulfate (SO42-): ≤50 mg/kg
cation traces   Al: ≤5 mg/kg
  As: ≤0.1 mg/kg
  Ba: ≤5 mg/kg
  Bi: ≤5 mg/kg
  Ca: ≤10 mg/kg
  Cd: ≤5 mg/kg
  Co: ≤5 mg/kg
  Cr: ≤5 mg/kg
  Cu: ≤5 mg/kg
  Fe: ≤5 mg/kg
  K: ≤50 mg/kg
  Li: ≤5 mg/kg
  Mg: ≤5 mg/kg
  Mn: ≤5 mg/kg
  Mo: ≤5 mg/kg
  Na: ≤50 mg/kg
  Ni: ≤5 mg/kg
  Pb: ≤5 mg/kg
  Sr: ≤5 mg/kg
  Zn: ≤5 mg/kg
λ   1 M in H2O
UV absorption   λ: 260 nm Amax: 0.020
  λ: 280 nm Amax: 0.015

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Component of running buffer in the fractionation of RNA on formaldehyde agarose gels

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Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
QE9104530
Flash Point(F) 
230 °F
Flash Point(C) 
110 °C
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