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Pentachloronitrobenzene

BioReagent, plant cell culture tested, ≥94% (GC), powder

Synonym: PCNB, Quintozene

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Properties

Related Categories Antibiotics and Antimycotics, Antimycotics, Molecular Biology, Plant Biotechnology, Plant Tissue Culture More...
InChI Key   LKPLKUMXSAEKID-UHFFFAOYSA-N
product line   BioReagent
assay   ≥94% (GC)
form   crystalline powder
  powder
application(s)   cell culture | plant: suitable
mp   140-143 °C(lit.)
suitability   plant cell culture tested
Featured Industry   Agriculture
Mode of action   DNA synthesis | interferes
antibiotic activity spectrum   fungi

Description

Packaging

100 g in poly bottle

Application

Pentachloronitrobenzene (PCNB) is used as a fungicide to suppress the growth of fungi in selective culture media such as Nash and Snyder medium (NS).

Protocols & Applications

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Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
UN 3077 9 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
DA6650000
Protocols & Articles

Protocols

Antibiotics - Plant Tissue Culture Protocol

In general, antibiotics require storage in a refrigerator or freezer. Aminoglycosides (e.g. kanamycin) are hygroscopic and should be stored in a desiccator. Storage of many powdered antibiotics at -2...
Keywords: Adsorption, Antibiotics, Antifungals, Condensations, Molecular biology

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Antibiotic Selection Guide

1Application Key: CC = Callus Culture; PR = plant regeneration; EC = cotyledon, hypocotyl, or leaf disc culture; TS = transformant selection; SE = somatic embryogenesis; SSC = stem selection culture;...
Keywords: Antibiotics, Cell culture

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