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G9277 Sigma

Guanidine thiocyanate

for molecular biology, ≥99%

Synonym: Guanidinium rhodanide, Guanidinium thiocyanate

  • CAS Number 593-84-0

  • Linear Formula NH2C(=NH)NH2 · HSCN

  • Molecular Weight 118.16

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 3563461

  •  EC Number 209-812-1

  •  MDL number MFCD00013027

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24895367

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals, Biochemicals and Reagents, Chaotropic Agents, Core Bioreagents, DNA & RNA Purification,
grade   for molecular biology
InChI Key   ZJYYHGLJYGJLLN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99%
mp   120-122 °C(lit.)
cation traces   Ba: ≤5 ppm
  Fe: ≤5 ppm
  K: ≤0.005%
  Na: ≤0.5%
  heavy metals (as Pb): ≤5 ppm
Featured Industry   Agriculture
foreign activity   DNase, RNase, none detected

Description

Application

Chaotropic agent and strong denaturant; solubilizes cells.

Packaging

100, 250, 500 g in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

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Hazard statements 
Supplemental Hazard Statements 
Contact with acids liberates very toxic gas.
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
UN 1759 8 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
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