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39441 Millipore

Nitrate Reagent B

for microbiology

Synonym: 4-Aminobenzenesulfonic acid, Sulfanilic acid solution

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Quality Level   100
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   acetic acid (30%), 1000 mL
  sulfanilic acid, 8.0 g
application(s)   microbiology: suitable (microbial identification)
Featured Industry   Agriculture
Clinical Testing
Environmental
Food and Beverages
Pharmaceutical
suitability   Escherichia coli
  coliforms
SMILES string   Nc1ccc(cc1)S(O)(=O)=O
InChI   1S/C6H7NO3S/c7-5-1-3-6(4-2-5)11(8,9)10/h1-4H,7H2,(H,8,9,10)
InChI key   HVBSAKJJOYLTQU-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

α-Naphthylamine and sulfanilic acid are used for detection of nitrate reduction by bacteria. Organisms containing nitrate reductase reduce nitrate to nitrite, which forms a diazonium salt with sulfanilic acid and reacts with α-naphthylamine to form a red azo dye.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS05  GHS05
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2790C 8 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Differentiation of Escherichia coli from coliforms

In August 2008, the discovery of E. coli-contaminated beef in the United States prompted a nationwide recall of beef. The source turned out to be one supplier that had a history of contamination of i...
Jvo Siegrist
AnalytiX Volume 8 Article 5
Keywords: Decarboxylations, Fermentation, Genetic, Indicators, Microbiology, Reductions

Identification of Microorganisms Based on Color

For microbiologists the most fundamental stain was developed in 1884 by the Danish bacteriologist Hans Christian Gram. The Gram Stain allows the determination of morphology, dividing bacteria into tw...
Jvo Siegrist
Microbiology Focus Edition 1.4, Product Manager Microbiology.... ivo.siegrist@sial.com
Keywords: Antibiotics, Enzyme activity, Fermentation, Gram stain, Help, Indicators, Reductions

Microbiology Introduction

An initial aim of all microbiologists is the reproducible growth of their microbial cultures, no matter whether the microorganisms are of natural origin or have been genetically engineered by man. Re...
Keywords: Absorption, Aerobic, Anaerobic, Antibiotics, Antimicrobials, Buffers, Culture media, Diffusion, Environmental, Filtration, Genetic, Growth factors, Metabolism, Phase transitions, Precipitation, Reductions, Respiration, Sample preparations, Vitamins

On the Trail of Campylobacter

The Campylobacter is one of the leading causes of human gastroenteritis. Common Campylobacter species C. jejuni, C. coli, and C. lari are responsible for most cases of campylobacteriosis1,2. However,...
Jvo Siegrist
AnalytiX Volume 8 Issue 1
Keywords: Antibiotics, Cancer, Citric Acid Cycle, Gram stain, Metabolism, Microbiology, Scanning electron microscopy

Vibrio Detection

Vibrios are motile, curved or comma-shaped bacilli and have a single polar flagella with sheet proteins. They are often found in open water, freshwater and saltwater. Vibrios are facultative aerobe a...
Jvo Siegrist
Microbiology Focus Edition 1.3
Keywords: Dehydration reaction, Diagnostic, Fermentation, Indicators, Metabolism, Microbiology

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