BioReagent, suitable for fluorescence, ≥99.0% (HPLC)

TPP, 5,10,15,20-Tetraphenylporphin
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≥99.0% (HPLC)


≤0.5% chlorin


dichloromethane: soluble


λex 420 nm; λem 651 nm in toluene


suitable for fluorescence

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Gene Information

human ... TERT(7015)

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General description

Tetraphenylporphyrin is a precipitation inhibitor.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Tetraphenylporphyrin serves as an efficient inhibitor for Mg and its alloys. It is mainly used as a porphyrin moiety, in the preparation of ligand and introduction of metal in porphyrin.

Analysis Note

In addition to the emission maximum at 651 nm, there is a lower maxima at 717 nm.

Other Notes

Sensitizer used for the photochemical generation of singlet oxygen

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves


NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany


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Certificate of Analysis
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