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R8382

Sigma-Aldrich

Reagent Alcohol

used for histology tissue preparation

Synonym(s):
SD3A Alcohol, Specially Denatured Ethanol, 3A formulation, Ethanol, denatured alcohol, RGA
CAS Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.47

Quality Level

biological source

synthetic

vapor density

1.59 (vs air)

form

solution

expl. lim.

3.1-27.7 % (lit.)

concentration

100%

application(s)

hematology: suitable
histology: suitable

color

colorless

bp

78 °C (lit.)

mp

-114 °C (lit.)

density

0.790 g/cm3

storage temp.

room temp

InChI

1S/C2H6O/c1-2-3/h3H,2H2,1H3

InChI key

LFQSCWFLJHTTHZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Related Categories

Application

Reagent alcohol has been used in most histology and cytology procedures for histology tissue preparation.

Packaging

1 gal in poly bottle

Components

95 parts of specially denatured ethyl alcohol 3A with 5 parts of isopropyl alcohol. Final concentrations are ~ 90% ethanol, 5% methanol and 5% isopropanol.

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Eye Irrit. 2 - Flam. Liq. 2 - STOT SE 2

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

57.2 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

14 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

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Soft matter, 11(25), 5053-5059 (2015-06-02)
Cells require adhesion to survive, proliferate and migrate, as well as for wound healing and many other functions. The strength of contractile cell forces on an underlying surface is a highly relevant quantity to measure the affinity of cells to...
Nicholas J Niemuth et al.
Chemosphere, 135, 38-45 (2015-04-22)
The occurrence of intersex fish, where male reproductive tissues show evidence of feminization, have been found in freshwater systems around the world, indicating the potential for significant endocrine disruption across species in the ecosystem. Estrogens from birth control medications in...
Sonia Soloneski et al.
Toxicology in vitro : an international journal published in association with BIBRA, 29(5), 834-844 (2015-03-31)
In vitro effects of the carbamates pirimicarb and zineb and their formulations Aficida® (50% pirimicarb) and Azzurro® (70% zineb), respectively, were evaluated in Chinese hamster ovary (CHO-K1) cells. Whereas the cytokinesis-blocked micronucleus cytome assay was employed to test for genotoxicity...

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