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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/REAXYS Number 635782

  •  EC Number 200-272-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00008131

  •  eCl@ss 32160406

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24895353

  •  NACRES NA.26

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Properties

Related Categories Amino Acids, Amino Acids & Vitamins, Amino Acids and Vitamins, Biochemicals and Reagents, Cell Culture,
Quality Level   200
biological source   non-animal source
Agency/Method   meets EP testing specifications
  meets JP testing specifications
  meets USP testing specifications
assay   ≥98.5%
form   powder
quality   meets EP, JP, USP testing specifications
application(s)   cell culture | mammalian: suitable
impurities   endotoxin, tested
color   white
pH   5.9-6.4
pKa (25 °C)   (1) 2.35, (2) 9.60
  2.35
mp   240 °C (dec.) (lit.)
solubility   H2O: 100 mg/mL
SMILES string   NCC(O)=O
InChI   1S/C2H5NO2/c3-1-2(4)5/h1,3H2,(H,4,5)
InChI key   DHMQDGOQFOQNFH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Gene Information   rat ... Grin2a(24409)

Description

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

100 g in poly bottle

25 kg in poly drum

Application

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

Biochem/physiol Actions

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

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

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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