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5800-OP

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OmniPur® IPTG

Synonym(s):
Isopropyl-β-D-thiogalactopyranoside
CAS Number:
MDL number:

form

crystalline powder

Quality Level

manufacturer/tradename

Calbiochem®

storage condition

OK to freeze

color

white

shipped in

ambient

storage temp.

2-8°C

InChI

1S/C9H18O5S/c1-4(2)15-9-8(13)7(12)6(11)5(3-10)14-9/h4-13H,3H2,1-2H3/t5-,6+,7+,8-,9+/m1/s1

InChI key

BPHPUYQFMNQIOC-NXRLNHOXSA-N

General description



Inducer for β-galactosidase, an enzyme that promotes lactose utilization. Use in conjunction with X-Gal. Molecular Biology grade.

Stock solutions:
• X-Gal: 20 mg/ml in DMF
• IPTG: 20 mg/ml in water
Use 4:1 (X-Gal:IPTG)

Assay: ≥99%
Dioxane: None detected
Melting point: 110-114°C
Specific rotation [a]25/D (1%, water): -34.0 to -29.0°





Intended for laboratory and manufacturing use only. Not for drug, food, or household use.

Legal Information

CALBIOCHEM is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
OMNIPUR is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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