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Sigma-Aldrich

Copper

beads, 2-8 mm, ≥99.99% trace metals basis

Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
Cu
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
63.55
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

Quality Level

assay

≥99.99% trace metals basis

form

beads

resistivity

1.673 μΩ-cm, 20°C

particle size

2-8 mm

bp

2567 °C (lit.)

mp

1083.4 °C (lit.)

density

8.94 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

[Cu]

InChI

1S/Cu

InChI key

RYGMFSIKBFXOCR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Related Categories

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK Germany

WGK 2

Flash Point F

Not applicable

Flash Point C

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

R Squitti et al.
Neurology, 67(1), 76-82 (2006-07-13)
To assess whether serum copper in Alzheimer disease (AD) correlates with cognitive scores, beta-amyloid, and other CSF markers of neurodegeneration. The authors studied copper, ceruloplasmin, total peroxide, and antioxidants levels (TRAP) in serum; beta-amyloid in plasma; and copper, beta-amyloid, h-tau...
Seiko Ishida et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(48), 19507-19512 (2013-11-13)
Copper is an essential trace element, the imbalances of which are associated with various pathological conditions, including cancer, albeit via largely undefined molecular and cellular mechanisms. Here we provide evidence that levels of bioavailable copper modulate tumor growth. Chronic exposure...
Hiroshi Sato et al.
Science (New York, N.Y.), 343(6167), 167-170 (2013-12-18)
Carbon monoxide (CO) produced in many large-scale industrial oxidation processes is difficult to separate from nitrogen (N2), and afterward, CO is further oxidized to carbon dioxide. Here, we report a soft nanoporous crystalline material that selectively adsorbs CO with adaptable...
Magnus Andersson et al.
Nature structural & molecular biology, 21(1), 43-48 (2013-12-10)
Heavy metals in cells are typically regulated by PIB-type ATPases. The first structure of the class, a Cu(+)-ATPase from Legionella pneumophila (LpCopA), outlined a copper transport pathway across the membrane, which was inferred to be occluded. Here we show by...
Stephen G Kaler et al.
The New England journal of medicine, 358(6), 605-614 (2008-02-08)
Menkes disease is a fatal neurodegenerative disorder of infancy caused by diverse mutations in a copper-transport gene, ATP7A. Early treatment with copper injections may prevent death and illness, but presymptomatic detection is hindered by the inadequate sensitivity and specificity of...

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