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14879

Sigma-Aldrich

BIS-TRIS

BioUltra, ≥99.0% (NT)

Synonym(s):
2,2-Bis(hydroxymethyl)-2,2′,2″-nitrilotriethanol, Bis(2-hydroxyethyl)amino-tris(hydroxymethyl)methane, 2-Bis(2-hydroxyethyl)amino-2-(hydroxymethyl)-1,3-propanediol
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C8H19NO5
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
209.24
Beilstein:
2205275
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.25

product line

BioUltra

Quality Level

assay

≥99.0% (NT)

form

powder

impurities

insoluble matter, passes filter test

ign. residue

≤0.3%

loss

≤0.5% loss on drying, 20 °C (HV)

pH

9.5-11.0 (25 °C, 1 M in H2O)

useful pH range

5.8-7.2

pKa (25 °C)

6.5

solubility

H2O: 1 M at 20 °C, clear, colorless

anion traces

chloride (Cl-): ≤50 mg/kg
sulfate (SO42-): ≤50 mg/kg

cation traces

Al: ≤5 mg/kg
As: ≤0.1 mg/kg
Ba: ≤5 mg/kg
Bi: ≤5 mg/kg
Ca: ≤10 mg/kg
Cd: ≤5 mg/kg
Co: ≤5 mg/kg
Cr: ≤5 mg/kg
Cu: ≤5 mg/kg
Fe: ≤5 mg/kg
K: ≤50 mg/kg
Li: ≤5 mg/kg
Mg: ≤5 mg/kg
Mn: ≤5 mg/kg
Mo: ≤5 mg/kg
Na: ≤50 mg/kg
Ni: ≤5 mg/kg
Pb: ≤5 mg/kg
Sr: ≤5 mg/kg
Zn: ≤5 mg/kg

absorption

cut-off at 270 nm in H2O at 1 M

λ

1 M in H2O

UV absorption

λ: 280 nm Amax: 0.15

SMILES string

OCCN(CCO)C(CO)(CO)CO

InChI

1S/C8H19NO5/c10-3-1-9(2-4-11)8(5-12,6-13)7-14/h10-14H,1-7H2

InChI key

OWMVSZAMULFTJU-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

BIS-TRIS can be used to study biological buffers. BIS-TRIS has been used in a study that synthesized ferritin grafted with temperature-responsive poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) (PIPAAm-ferritin) by a coupling reaction using PIPAAm and ferritin for obtaining stimuli-responsive biomaterials. BIS-TRIS has also been used in a study that synthesized and described the photochemical properties of oligo- ortho –azobenzenes.

Other Notes

Easily compare specifications for BIS-TRIS products with the BIS-TRIS specification table.
Effective buffer for the assay of creatine kinase; Effectively protects hemoglobin during freeze-drying; Catholyte in IEF of 2-D gel electrophoresis.

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Danger

Hazard Statements

Precautionary Statements

Hazard Classifications

Eye Dam. 1

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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More documents

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Molecules related to Tris and some derivatives that protect haemoglobin during freeze-drying.
P Labrude et al.
The Journal of pharmacy and pharmacology, 32(4), 305-307 (1980-04-01)
J.A.A. Chambers et al.
Electrophoresis, 6, 339-339 (1985)
[Bis(2-hydroxyethyl)amino]tris(hydroxymethyl)methane is an effective buffer for creatine kinase assays.
D A Nealon et al.
Clinical chemistry, 26(10), 1516-1517 (1980-09-01)
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