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P8291 Sigma-Aldrich

Potassium nitrate

BioReagent, suitable for cell culture, suitable for plant cell culture

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Properties

Related Categories Chemical Synthesis, Inorganic Salts, Potassium, Synthetic Reagents
Quality Level   200
product line   BioReagent
application(s)   cell culture | mammalian: suitable
  cell culture | plant: suitable
mp   334 °C (lit.)
solubility   H2O: 20/150 g/mL, clear, colorless
SMILES string   [K+].[O-][N+]([O-])=O
InChI   1S/K.NO3/c;2-1(3)4/q+1;-1
InChI key   FGIUAXJPYTZDNR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

Potassium nitrate has been used:
• in CPW13M solution to extract the protoplasts from plant cells
• as a component in the basal medium
• as a component in macronutrient

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

5 kg in poly drum

25 kg in fiber drum

500 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Potassium nitrate serves as a source of nitrate for cell growth. It also induces the synthesis of lipid in alga Neochloris oleoabundans.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS03  GHS03
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 1486 5.1 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
TT3700000
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
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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