T1895 Sigma


powder, BioReagent, suitable for cell culture

Synonym: 1-(2-Deoxy-β-D-ribofuranosyl)-5-methyluracil, 1-(2-Deoxy-β-D-ribofuranosyl)thymine, 2′-Deoxythymidine, Thymine deoxyriboside, dT



Related Categories Cell Culture, Conditioned Media, Media Supplements and Reagents, Hybridoma Reagents, Miscellaneous Reagents and Supplements, Reagents and Supplements More...
product line   BioReagent
assay   ≥99%
form   powder
mp   186-188 °C(lit.)
suitability   suitable for cell culture
Gene Information   human ... DTYMK(1841)


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Use in HT and HAT cocktails for hybridoma fusion, selection and cloning.


1, 5, 10, 25 g in poly bottle

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All labs need water
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Safety Information

NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 

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Which document(s) contains shelf-life or expiration date information for a given product?
If available for a given product, the recommended re-test date or the expiration date can be found on the Certificate of Analysis. These documents are located on the product detail page under Useful Links & Tools. Click on the following link to search for a Certificate of Analysis. Please click the following link to see the details on our Product Dating Information.
How do I get lot-specific information or a Certificate of Analysis?
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How can I solubilize Product T1895, Thymidine?
This product is soluble in water (50 mg/mL), yielding a clear, colorless solution with heating. For aqueous concentrations higher than 50 mg/mL, solubility can be enhanced with the addition of a small amount of NaOH solution. Add the base drop wise with slow stirring. Thymidine is also soluble in methanol, hot alcohol, hot acetone, hot ethyl acetate, pyridine, glacial acetic acid, and is sparingly soluble in hot chloroform.
What concentration of Product T1895, Thymidine, is used for testing this product for cell culture applications?
The tested working concentration for cell culture for Thymidine is 8 mg/L.
How can I sterilize a solution of Product T1895, Thymidine?
Solutions can be sterile filtered using 0.2 μm filters (low protein binding). Do not autoclave solutions.
How long can I store media supplemented with Product T1895, Thymidine?
Thymidine is a component of Nutrient Mixture F-12 at 0.73mg/L.  This media has an expiration date of 18 months from date of formulation.  You will need to determine if this is appropriate for your application.
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