3.1 (vs air)
<1 mmHg ( 20 °C)
cell culture | insect: suitable
cell culture | mammalian: suitable
≤0.005% Chlorinated compounds
≤0.005% Sulfate (SO4)
n20/D 1.474 (lit.)
182 °C/20 mmHg (lit.)
20 °C (lit.)
1.25 g/mL (lit.)
suitable for electrophoresis
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The "Performance" test demonstrates that a cell freezing medium prepared using that product maintains the viability of mammalian cells after storing the cells for 5 to 7 days at -196 °C.
Based on a density of 1.261 g/mL for glycerol, and a molecular weight of 92.1 g/mol, the concentration of this liquid is 13.7 M.
Glycerol can be autoclaved for 20 minutes, as is or in a solution, generally at approximately 50%.
Glycerol is miscible with water and alcohol at all concentrations. See: The chemicals encyclopedia published by the Royal Society of Chemistry, 12th ed., Entry# 4493.
The viscosity of glycerol is 648 Centistokes at 20 Deg C (68 Deg F).
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