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

línea de producto

BioReagent

Nivel de calidad

200

ensayo

≥99%

formulario

powder

mol peso

Mw 244.31 g/mol

technique(s)

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

color

white to off-white

mp

231-233 °C (lit.)

solubilidad

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

temp. de almacenamiento

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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Descripción general

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.

Aplicación

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

Envase

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

Acciones bioquímicas o 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 clase de almacenamiento

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 1

Punto de inflamabilidad F

Not applicable

Punto de inflamabilidad C

Not applicable

Equipo de protección personal

Eyeshields, Gloves, type N95 (US)

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