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D93503 Sigma-Aldrich

Silver diethyldithiocarbamate

ACS reagent, 99%

Synonym: DETC, Diethyldithiocarbamic acid silver salt

  • CAS Number 1470-61-7

  • Linear Formula (C2H5)2NCSSAg

  • Molecular Weight 256.14

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 3718150

  •  EC Number 216-003-7

  •  MDL number MFCD00004929

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24894283


Related Categories Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Synthesis, Essential Chemicals, Research Essentials, Salts,
grade   ACS reagent
assay   99%
mp   172-175 °C(lit.)
storage temp.   2-8°C



Also used for colorimetric determination of small quantities of arsenic

Reagent for the detection of arsenic and for the introduction of the diethyldithiocarbamato ligand.

Spin trap used in conjunction with Fe2+ to detect NO in brain, kidney, liver, and other tissues. Simultaneous direct measurement of NO* and pO2 has been reported. A copper chelator, it has been used to quantitate copper in biological materials by ESR and is an inhibitor of superoxide dismutase, ascorbate oxidase, and other enzymes.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Inhibits induction of macrophage nitric oxide synthase.


5, 25 g in glass bottle

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