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C3886 Sigma

Crystal Violet

Dye content ≥90 %

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

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Properties

Related Categories Antibiotics, Antibiotics A to Z, Antibiotics A-F, Antifungal, Biochemicals and Reagents,
InChI Key   ZXJXZNDDNMQXFV-UHFFFAOYSA-M
form   powder
composition   Dye content, ≥90%
mp   205 °C (dec.)(lit.)
solubility   H2O: 1 mg/mL
antibiotic activity spectrum   fungi

Description

Application

Crystal Violet is the primary stain used in the Gram stain technique for differentiation of Gram-negative versus Gram-postive bacteria. Used as a component of CV cytotoxicity assays.

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Tissue Diagnostics

All labs need water

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Safety Information

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

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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