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A8678 Sigma-Aldrich

Agar

suitable for plant cell culture

Synonym: Agar-agar, Gum agar

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Carbohydrates, Core Bioreagents, Culture Media Base Ingredient - Agar, Gelling Agents,
Quality Level   200
biological source   algae (Rhodophyceae)
form   powder
application(s)   cell culture | plant: suitable
mp   80-90 °C (1.5% in water)
transition temp   transition temp 27-37 °C (1.5%)
Featured Industry   Agriculture
storage temp.   room temp

Description

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

100, 500 g in poly bottle

Preparation Note

Washed

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 2
RTECS 
AW7950000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles

Protocols

Gelling Agents - Plant Tissue Culture Protocol

Agar has long been used to solidify media for plant tissue culture. The type of agar or gelling agent used can influence the growth of the tissue in culture. Both purity and cost of the gelling agent...
Keywords: Cell culture, Centrifugation, Immobilization, Inductively coupled plasma, Reductions

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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