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B4639

Sigma-Aldrich

Biotin

powder, BioReagent, suitable for cell culture, suitable for insect cell culture, suitable for plant cell culture, ≥99%

Synonym(s):
Bios II, Vitamin H, Vitamin B7, D-Biotin, Coenzyme R
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C10H16N2O3S
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
244.31
Beilstein:
86838
Número EC:
Número MDL:
eCl@ss:
34058011
ID de substância PubChem:
NACRES:
NA.21

Nível de qualidade

200

linha de produto

BioReagent

teor

≥99%

forma

powder

peso molecular

Mw 244.31 g/mol

technique(s)

cell culture | insect: suitable
cell culture | mammalian: suitable
cell culture | plant: suitable

cor

white to off-white

pf

231-233 °C (lit.)

solubilidade

H2O: 0.2 mg/mL (Solubility increases with addition of 1 N NaOH.)

temperatura de armazenamento

2-8°C

SMILES string

[H][C@]12CS[C@@H](CCCCC(O)=O)[C@@]1([H])NC(=O)N2

InChI

1S/C10H16N2O3S/c13-8(14)4-2-1-3-7-9-6(5-16-7)11-10(15)12-9/h6-7,9H,1-5H2,(H,13,14)(H2,11,12,15)/t6-,7-,9-/m0/s1

InChI key

YBJHBAHKTGYVGT-ZKWXMUAHSA-N

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Descrição geral

Biotin is also called as B complex vitamin. It is a bicyclic compound, which has a molecular weight of 244.31 Da. Biotin serves as an important cofactor for mammalian carboxylases. It is found within the cells in free and bound pools.

Aplicação

Biotin has been used:
  • as a M199 media supplement in in vitro culture system
  • as a component of SATO serum free medium for the isolation of cortical oligodendrocyte precursors (OPCs)
  • in biochemical precursors culture for de novo fatty acid synthesis
  • as a component in aggregate culture media

Embalagem

100, 500 mg in poly bottle
1, 5 g in poly bottle

Ações bioquímicas/fisiológicas

Essential vitamin that is important for amino acid and energy metabolism, and fatty acid synthesis. It is a prosthetic group in four mammalian carboxylase families and facilitates the binding and transfer of carbon dioxide.

Código de classe de armazenamento

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 1

Ponto de fulgor (ºF)

Not applicable

Ponto de fulgor (ºC)

Not applicable

Equipamento de proteção individual

Eyeshields, Gloves, type N95 (US)

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Articles

Biotin in Cell Culture

Importance and uses of biotin in serum-free eukaryotic, including hybridoma and Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) cell, cultures

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