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Cat.No. 5220 - Glycerol | C3H8O3 | CAS No. 56-81-5
Description: Widely used in sample buffer preparation
Chemical Name: 1,2,3-Propanetriol
Purity: ≥99%
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Biological Activity for Glycerol

Glycerol is a widely used in sample buffer preparation.

Technical Data for Glycerol

M. Wt 92.09
Formula C3H8O3
Storage Store at RT
Purity ≥99%
CAS Number 56-81-5
PubChem ID 753
Smiles OCC(O)CO

The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.

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Solubility Data for Glycerol

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 92.09 1000

Preparing Stock Solutions for Glycerol

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 92.09. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
10 mM 1.09 mL 5.43 mL 10.86 mL
50 mM 0.22 mL 1.09 mL 2.17 mL
100 mM 0.11 mL 0.54 mL 1.09 mL
500 mM 0.02 mL 0.11 mL 0.22 mL

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Product Datasheets for Glycerol

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