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Boron tribromide solution

1.0 M in methylene chloride

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1.0 M in methylene chloride


1.467 g/mL at 25 °C

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10 mL in glass bottle
4×25, 100, 800 mL in Sure/Seal™
2 L in Sure/Seal™
The 25 mL Sure/Seal bottle is recommended as a single-use bottle. Repeated punctures will likely result in decreased performance of product.

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Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 2 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 2 Oral - Carc. 2 - Eye Dam. 1 - Skin Corr. 1A - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Central nervous system

Storage Class Code

6.1A - Combustible, acute toxic Cat. 1 and 2 / very toxic hazardous materials



Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

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Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

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The pharmacokinetics (PK) and pharmacodynamics (PD) of PT119, a potent Staphylococcus aureus enoyl-ACP reductase (saFabI) inhibitor with a Ki value of 0.01 nM and a residence time of 750 min on the enzyme target, has been evaluated in mice. PT119
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Nature chemistry, 7(7), 562-568 (2015-06-24)
'Roaming' is a new and unusual class of reaction mechanism that has recently been discovered in unimolecular dissociation reactions of isolated molecules in the gas phase. It is characterized by frustrated bond cleavage, after which the two incipient fragments 'roam'
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