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288144 Sigma-Aldrich

Tricarbonyldichlororuthenium(II) dimer

Synonym: CORM-2



Related Categories Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Synthesis, Ru Catalysts, Ruthenium Catalysts



500 mg in glass bottle


Carbon monoxide-releasing molecule used for pharamological studies including:
• Enhancement of coagulation and attenuation of vulnerability to fibrinolysis
• Investigations of P2X4 as a possible target
• Possible modification of thrombus growth or disintegration
• Enhances fibrinogen as a substrate for thrombin
• Regulation of ion transport by gasotransmitters

Used as a CO donor for reactive oxygen species mediated bacterial killing

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GHS07  GHS07
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Personal Protective Equipment 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 

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What solvents can be used to dissolve Product 288144, Tricarbonyldichlororuthenium(II) dimer?
This product is slightly soluble in chloroform and dichloromethane. It is also soluble in methanol and tetrahydrofuran, but it forms a solvent adduct.
What are the potential applications for Product 288144, Tricarbonyldichlororuthenium(II) dimer?
This product has been reported and used as a carbon monoxide releasing agent in biological systems, and a ruthenium catalyst.
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