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S3382

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Solvent Blue 38

practical grade

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Synonym(s):
Luxol® Fast Blue MBSN
CAS Number:
EC Number:
MDL number:
NACRES:
NA.47

grade

practical grade

Quality Level

form

powder

solubility

methanol: 1 mg/mL, blue

application(s)

diagnostic assay manufacturing
hematology
histology

storage temp.

room temp

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391557A315795290
Solvent Blue 38 practical grade

Sigma-Aldrich

S3382

Solvent Blue 38

Oil Blue N Dye content 96 %

Sigma-Aldrich

391557

Oil Blue N

Alcian Blue 8GX certified by the Biological Stain Commission

Sigma-Aldrich

A3157

Alcian Blue 8GX

Methyl Blue for microscopy (Bot., Hist.), indicator (pH 9.4-14.0)

Sigma-Aldrich

95290

Methyl Blue

form

powder

form

powder

form

powder

form

powder or crystals

solubility

methanol: 1 mg/mL, blue

solubility

acetone: 1%, turbid, blue to very deep blue

solubility

water: 1 mg/mL, blue

solubility

water: 0.01 g/10 mL, blue to very deep blue

application(s)

diagnostic assay manufacturing
hematology
histology

application(s)

diagnostic assay manufacturing
hematology
histology

application(s)

diagnostic assay manufacturing
hematology
histology

application(s)

diagnostic assay manufacturing
hematology
histology

storage temp.

room temp

storage temp.

room temp

storage temp.

room temp

storage temp.

room temp

Quality Level

200

Quality Level

200

Quality Level

200

Quality Level

200

General description

Solvent Blue 38 is a phthalocyanine stain, used for staining myelin, neurons and glial fibres.

Application

Solvent Blue 38 has been used to stain tissue sections to assess remyelination.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Solvent Blue 38 exhibits a strong affinity towards bases in the lipoproteins of myelin sheath due to which it is stained blue.

Legal Information

Luxol is a registered trademark of Rohm and Haas Co.

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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