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T1539 Sigma

(+)-α-Tocopherol

Type VI, from vegetable oil, neat (liquid, ≥0.88M based on potency, density and molecular wt.), BioReagent, suitable for insect cell culture, ≥1000 IU/g

Synonym: 2,5,7,8-Tetramethyl-2-(4′,8′,12′-trimethyltridecyl)-6-chromanol, 5,7,8-Trimethyltocol, D-α-Tocopherol, Vitamin E

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Cell Biology, Cell Culture, Companion Products and Reagents, Insect Platform,
biological source   from vegetable oil
InChI Key   GVJHHUAWPYXKBD-IEOSBIPESA-N
type   Type VI
product line   BioReagent
form   neat (liquid, ≥0.88M based on potency, density and molecular wt.)
potency   ≥600 mg d-α-tocopherol per g
refractive index   n20/D 1.505(lit.)
bp   200-220 °C/0.1 mmHg(lit.)
density   0.95 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
suitability   suitable for insect cell culture
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Application

Use in insect cell culture applications as an antioxidant.

Other Notes

Mixed constitutional (α, β, γ, δ) isomers.

Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. T1539.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.

Packaging

25, 100 g in glass bottle

Price and Availability


All labs need water
Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
DJ2900000
Flash Point(F) 
230 °F
Flash Point(C) 
110 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

Dietary Antioxidants

Antioxidants protect biological systems from oxidative damage produced by oxygen-containing free radicals and from redoxactive transition metal ions such as iron, copper, and cadmium.1 During the oxi...
Biofiles Volume 2 Article 2
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