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50990 Sigma

Guanidine thiocyanate

≥97.0% (AT)

Synonym: Guanidinium rhodanide, Guanidinium thiocyanate

  • CAS Number 593-84-0

  • Linear Formula NH2C(=NH)NH2 · HSCN

  • Molecular Weight 118.16

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 3563461

  •  EC Number 209-812-1

  •  MDL number MFCD00013027

  •  PubChem Substance ID 57651294

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Chaotropic Agents, Core Bioreagents, Denaturation, Nucleosides and Nucleotides,
InChI Key   ZJYYHGLJYGJLLN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥97.0% (AT)
ign. residue   ≤3%
mp   115-120 °C
  120-122 °C(lit.)
solubility   H2O: soluble4 M at 20 °C, clear, colorless
anion traces   chloride (Cl-): ≤15000 mg/kg
cation traces   Ca: ≤50 mg/kg
  Cd: ≤50 mg/kg
  Co: ≤50 mg/kg
  Cu: ≤50 mg/kg
  Fe: ≤50 mg/kg
  K: ≤100 mg/kg
  Ni: ≤50 mg/kg
  Pb: ≤50 mg/kg
  Zn: ≤50 mg/kg

Description

Application

Chaotropic agent and strong denaturant; solubilizes cells.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Supplemental Hazard Statements 
Contact with acids liberates very toxic gas.
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
UN 1759 8 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
XL1225000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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