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G8790 Sigma-Aldrich

Glycine

from non-animal source, meets EP, JP, USP testing specifications, suitable for cell culture, ≥98.5%

Synonym: Aminoacetic acid, Aminoethanoic acid, Glycocoll

  • CAS Number 56-40-6

  • Linear Formula NH2CH2COOH

  • Molecular Weight 75.07

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 635782

  •  EC Number 200-272-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00008131

  •  eCl@ss 32160406

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24895353

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Properties

Related Categories Amino Acids, Amino Acids & Vitamins, Amino Acids and Vitamins, Biochemicals and Reagents, Cell Culture,
biological source   non-animal source
InChI Key   DHMQDGOQFOQNFH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥98.5%
form   powder
impurities   endotoxin, tested
pH   5.9-6.4
pKa (25 °C)   2.35
mp   240 °C (dec.) (lit.)
solubility   H2O: 100 mg/mL
suitability   meets EP, JP, USP testing specifications
  suitable for cell culture
Gene Information   rat ... Grin2a(24409)

Description

Application

Amino acid for use in cell culture media development applications and existing media formulations.

Biochem/physiol Actions

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Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

100 g in poly bottle

25 kg in poly drum

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
MB7600000

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