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Cat.No. 5222 - Hematoxylin | C16H14O6 | CAS No. 517-28-2
Description: Histologic stain; used to stain cell nuclei
Chemical Name: (6aS,11bR)-7,11b-Dihydrobenz[b]indeno[1,2-d]pyran-3,4,6a,9,10(6H)-pentol
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Biological Activity

Dye used to stain cell nuclei.

Technical Data

M. Wt 302.28
Formula C16H14O6
Storage Store at RT
CAS Number 517-28-2
PubChem ID 442514
Smiles OC1=C(O)C=C(C[C@]3(O)[C@]([H])2C4=C(C(O)=C(O)C=C4)OC3)C2=C1

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Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
ethanol 0.91 3

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.03 mM 110.27 mL 551.37 mL 1102.73 mL
0.15 mM 22.05 mL 110.27 mL 220.55 mL
0.3 mM 11.03 mL 55.14 mL 110.27 mL
1.5 mM 2.21 mL 11.03 mL 22.05 mL

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