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Sigma-Aldrich

Trypan Blue

Dye content 60 %

Synonym(s):
Direct blue 14
Linear Formula:
C34H24N6O14S4Na4
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
960.81
Colour Index Number:
23850
Beilstein:
4360496
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.47

Quality Level

form

powder

composition

Dye content, 60%

application(s)

hematology: suitable
histology: suitable

mp

>300 °C (lit.)

solubility

H2O: 1 mg/mL

λmax

607 nm

ε (extinction coefficient)

≥60000 at 603-607 nm in methanol at 0.01  g/L
60000 at 603-607 nm in methanol

Featured Industry

Diagnostic Assay Manufacturing

storage temp.

room temp

SMILES string

[Na+].[Na+].[Na+].[Na+].Cc1cc(ccc1N=Nc2c(O)c3c(N)cc(cc3cc2S([O-])(=O)=O)S([O-])(=O)=O)-c4ccc(N=Nc5c(O)c6c(N)cc(cc6cc5S([O-])(=O)=O)S([O-])(=O)=O)c(C)c4

InChI

1S/C34H28N6O14S4.4Na/c1-15-7-17(3-5-25(15)37-39-31-27(57(49,50)51)11-19-9-21(55(43,44)45)13-23(35)29(19)33(31)41)18-4-6-26(16(2)8-18)38-40-32-28(58(52,53)54)12-20-10-22(56(46,47)48)14-24(36)30(20)34(32)42;;;;/h3-14,41-42H,35-36H2,1-2H3,(H,43,44,45)(H,46,47,48)(H,49,50,51)(H,52,53,54);;;;/q;4*+1/p-4

InChI key

GLNADSQYFUSGOU-UHFFFAOYSA-J

Gene Information

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Application

Trypan blue has been used as a dye in trypan blue exclusion assay/cell viability assay to detect dead cells.

Packaging

25, 100 g in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Trypan blue is a blue acid dye that contains two azo chromophores. It is a large, hydrophilic, tetrasulfonated anionic dye. It is also used to screen the cytotoxic properties of plant extracts. In addition, trypan blue is used for staining epiretinal membranes during vitrectomy surgery.

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Health hazard

signalword

Danger

hcodes

Hazard Classifications

Carc. 1B

Storage Class Code

6.1C - Combustible, acute toxic Cat.3 / toxic compounds or compounds which causing chronic effects

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Role of caspase-10 in the death of acute leukemia cells
Guo W
Oncology Letters, 12, 1623-1629 (2016)
Lack of Bax Prevents Influenza A Virus-Induced Apoptosis and Causes Diminished Viral Replication
McLean J E, et.al.
Journal of Virology, 83, 8233-8246 (2009)
Thangaraj Parimelazhagan
Pharmacological Assays of Plant-Based Natural Products (2013)
Ocular toxicity study of trypan blue injected into the vitreous cavity of rabbit eyes
Graefe'S Archive For Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology = Albrecht Von Graefes Archiv Fur Klinische Und Experimentelle Ophthalmologie, 239, 698-704 (2001)
Jeffrey E McLean et al.
Journal of virology, 83(16), 8233-8246 (2009-06-06)
The ectopic overexpression of Bcl-2 restricts both influenza A virus-induced apoptosis and influenza A virus replication in MDCK cells, thus suggesting a role for Bcl-2 family members during infection. Here we report that influenza A virus cannot establish an apoptotic...

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