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M5661 Sigma-Aldrich

Magnesium acetate tetrahydrate

for molecular biology, ≥99%

Synonym: Acetic acid magnesium salt

  • CAS Number 16674-78-5

  • Linear Formula (CH3COO)2Mg · 4H2O

  • Molecular Weight 214.45

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 3730605

  •  EC Number 205-554-9

  •  MDL number MFCD00149214

  •  eCl@ss 39021909

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24897033

  •  NACRES NA.31

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals, Buffer / Buffer Salts, Buffers / Buffer Salts, Chemical Synthesis, Core Bioreagents,
Quality Level   200
grade   for molecular biology
assay   ≥99%
form   solid
mp   72-75 °C (lit.)
solubility   1% acetic acid: 100 mg/mL, clear, colorless
anion traces   chloride (Cl-): ≤0.001%
  sulfate (SO42-): ≤0.005%
cation traces   Ba: ≤0.001%
  Fe: ≤5 ppm
  K: ≤0.005%
  Na: ≤0.005%
  heavy metals (as Pb): ≤5 ppm
foreign activity   DNase, RNase and protease, none detected
SMILES string   O.O.O.O.CC(=O)O[Mg]OC(C)=O
InChI   1S/2C2H4O2.Mg.4H2O/c2*1-2(3)4;;;;;/h2*1H3,(H,3,4);;4*1H2/q;;+2;;;;/p-2
InChI key   XKPKPGCRSHFTKM-UHFFFAOYSA-L

Description

Packaging

50, 250 g in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
AI5600000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Single- & multi-channel pipettes from BRAND
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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