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Pentachloronitrobenzene

plant cell culture tested, BioReagent, ≥94% (GC), powder

Synonym: PCNB, Quintozene

  • CAS Number 82-68-8

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C6Cl5NO2

  • Molecular Weight 295.33

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1914324

  •  EC Number 201-435-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00007065

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24898950

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Related Categories Antibiotics and Antimycotics, Antimycotics, Molecular Biology, Plant Biotechnology, Plant Tissue Culture More...
InChI Key   LKPLKUMXSAEKID-UHFFFAOYSA-N
product line   BioReagent
assay   ≥94% (GC)
form   crystalline powder
  powder
application(s)   cell culture | plant: suitable
mp   140-143 °C (lit.)
solubility   toluene: 50 mg/mL, clear, faintly to slightly yellow
density   1.718 g/cm3 at 25 °C
suitability   plant cell culture tested
Featured Industry   Agriculture
Mode of action   DNA synthesis | interferes
antibiotic activity spectrum   fungi

Description

Application

Pentachloronitrobenzene (PCNB) is used as a fungicide to suppress the growth of fungi in selective culture media such as Nash and Snyder medium (NS).

Packaging

100 g in poly bottle

Other Notes

Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.Keep in a dry place.

Safety & Documentation

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Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
UN 3077 9 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
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RTECS 
DA6650000

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Protocols

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