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Brij® L23 solution

30 % (w/v) in H2O

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Synonym(s):
Brij® 35 solution, C12E23, Polyoxyethylene (23) lauryl ether
CAS Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

biological source

synthetic

Quality Level

description

non-ionic

form

liquid

mol wt

~1198.0 g/mol

concentration

30 % (w/v) in H2O

aggregation number

40

CMC

91 μM

transition temp

cloud point ≥100 °C

solubility

water: soluble

density

1.024 g/mL

HLB

16.9

SMILES string

CCCCCCCCCCCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCOCCO

InChI

1S/C58H118O24/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-13-60-15-17-62-19-21-64-23-25-66-27-29-68-31-33-70-35-37-72-39-41-74-43-45-76-47-49-78-51-53-80-55-57-82-58-56-81-54-52-79-50-48-77-46-44-75-42-40-73-38-36-71-34-32-69-30-28-67-26-24-65-22-20-63-18-16-61-14-12-59/h59H,2-58H2,1H3

InChI key

IEQAICDLOKRSRL-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Brij® L23, also known as Polyoxyethylene (23) lauryl ether, is an ethoxylated fatty alcohol derived from lauryl alcohol. It serves as a valuable non-ionic detergent widely utilized in biochemical studies. This versatile compound is particularly well-suited for protein solubilization and membrane protein isolation, making it a key component in various biochemical assays. Brij® L23′s non-ionic nature and unique properties also position it as an essential detergent for protein extraction and cell permeabilization, facilitating a broad spectrum of research in the same. Further, its use is instrumental in preserving the structural integrity and functionality of proteins, contributing significantly to studies involving proteins and their interactions in the area of biochemical research.

Application

Brij® L23 solution has been used:
  • as a supplement of De Man, Rogosa, Sharpe (MRS) broth for monitoring bacteriocin production by lactic acid bacteria(66)
  • as a component of developing buffer for the incubation of zymogram gel for metalloproteinase quantification(67)
  • as a component of activation buffer for recombinant human hepsin(68)

Biochem/physiol Actions

Brij® L23 solution is a surfactant and is used in the nanoparticle preparation by microemulsion method.

Features and Benefits

High-purity product ideal for biochemical research applications

Packaging

Some bottles may appear indented due to the packaging process. This does not affect product integrity or quality.

Preparation Note

In the event that material is in the gel phase at room temperature, the customer should heat the material to a temperature range of greater than 35°C and less than 60°C, and stir the solution for approximately 15 minutes before use.

Other Notes

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Legal Information

Brij is a registered trademark of Croda International PLC

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Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Aquatic Chronic 2 - Eye Irrit. 2 - Skin Irrit. 2

Storage Class Code

12 - Non Combustible Liquids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable


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