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Phosphoric acid

BioReagent, suitable for insect cell culture, 85%

Synonym: Orthophosphoric acid

  • CAS Number 7664-38-2

  • Linear Formula H3PO4

  • Molecular Weight 98.00

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1921286

  •  MDL number MFCD00011340

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24898708

  •  NACRES NA.26

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Properties

Related Categories Acids, Acids & Bases, Cell Culture, Chemical Synthesis, Companion Products and Reagents,
vapor density   3.4 (vs air)
vapor pressure   2.2 mmHg ( 20 °C)
  5 mmHg ( 25 °C)
InChI Key   NBIIXXVUZAFLBC-UHFFFAOYSA-N
product line   BioReagent
assay   85%
application(s)   cell culture | insect: suitable
bp   158 °C (lit.)
mp   ~40 °C (lit.)
density   1.685 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
  1.69 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Gene Information   human ... SRC(6714)

Description

General description

Phosphoric acid is a compound of phosphorus and oxygen. It is a colorless crystalline solid.

Application

Qualified for use as a titration acid in insect cell culture applications.
Phosphoric acid has been used:
• as a component of preservative in yeast-sucrose food for maintaining Drosophila melanogaster
• in the preparation of triethylamine phosphate stock solution
• as a component in the preparation of protein reagent
• to adjust pH during the preparation of phosphate buffer solution

Packaging

100, 500 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Phosphoric acid is commonly used in fertilizer industry. It is also used in the manufacture of insecticide and pesticide.

Other Notes

Concentrated phosphoric acid is approx. 85% H3PO4 (aqueous).

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS05  GHS05
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 1805 8 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
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