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Brij® L23 solution

30 % (w/v) in H2O

C12E23, Polyoxyethylene (23) lauryl ether, Brij 35 solution
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mol wt

~1198.0 g/mol


30 % (w/v) in H2O

aggregation number



91 μM

transition temp

cloud point ≥100 °C



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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.


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.

Legal Information

Brij is a registered trademark of Croda International PLC


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Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Aquatic Chronic 1 - Eye Irrit. 2 - Skin Irrit. 2

Storage Class Code

12 - Non Combustible Liquids



Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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Recent data suggest that percutaneous sclerotherapy is a safe alternative to surgery for treatment of aneurysmal bone cysts (ABCs). We present our experience of this method. We retrospectively analyzed data from 38 consecutive patients treated with repeated injections of polidocanol.
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Enzymatic Assay of Cathepsin B

This procedure applies to all products that have a specification for Cathepsin B activity determined by the liberation of 7-amino-4-methylcoumarin from Z-Arg-Arg 7-amido-4-methylcoumarin.

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