• USA Home
  • B3383 - Benzidine dihydrochloride

EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
B3383 Sigma

Benzidine dihydrochloride

≥99% (titration)

Synonym: 4,4′-Diaminobiphenyl dihydrochloride

  • CAS Number 531-85-1

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C12H12N2 · 2HCl

  • Molecular Weight 257.16

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 3914846

  •  EC Number 208-519-6

  •  MDL number MFCD00040389

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24891713

Purchase

Properties

Related Categories B, Cell Biology, Hematology and Histology, Stains & Dyes, A to Z, Stains and Dyes More...
InChI Key   RUAXWVDEYJEWRY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99% (titration)

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Tumor initiator in mammary glands of experimental animal.

Warning

Cancer suspect agent.

Application

Benzidine (4,4′-Diaminobiphenyl) is an environmental genotoxin that posses increased risks of cancer to exposed people. Benzidine may be used as a reference material in procedures that analyze for benzidine. Benzidine can be used in studies on its mechanisms of genotoxicity.

Price and Availability


Tissue Diagnostics

All labs need water

Biomedical Applications
Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 3077 9 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
DD0600000
Protocols & Articles

Articles

Carcinogenesis and Epigenetics

Cancer research has revealed that the classical model of carcinogenesis, a three step process consisting of initiation, promotion, and progression, is not complete. The expansion of the carcinogenesi...
Vicki Caligur
BioFiles 2008, 3.5, 18.
Keywords: Acetylations, Adhesion, Alkylations, Apoptosis, Biofiles, Cancer, Carcinogens, Cell division, Cell proliferation, Cell signaling, DNA microarrays, Drug discovery, Environmental, Epigenetics, Events, Gene expression, Genetic, Hormones, Metabolism, Methylations, Microarray Analysis, Mutagens, PAGE, Recombination, Reductions, Sequences, Transcription, Type, transformation

Related Content

Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System - Liver

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System - Liver
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System - Harderian Gland

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System - Harderian Gland
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System - Liver Endocrine

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System - Liver Endocrine
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Vascular System - Vascular

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Vascular System - Vascular
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

Related Products

Technical Service:

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?