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C0775 Sigma

Crystal Violet

certified by the Biological Stain Commission

Synonym: Basic Violet 3, Gentian Violet, Hexamethylpararosaniline chloride, Methyl Violet 10B

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Properties

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grade   certified by the Biological Stain Commission
InChI Key   ZXJXZNDDNMQXFV-UHFFFAOYSA-M
form   powder
composition   Dye content, ≥90%
mp   205 °C (dec.)(lit.)
solubility   H2O: soluble1 mg/mL

Description

Application

Used as the active component, primary stain, of Gram stain for differentiation of Gram-negative versus Gram-postive bacteria.

Packaging

25, 100 g in glass bottle

Suitability

Certified for use with the Gram stain for bacteria, Flemming triple stain with iodine for chromosomes, Lieb′s amyloid stain and Newton′s crystal violet-iodine technique for chromatin and nucleoli.

Price and Availability


All labs need water
Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 3077 9 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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