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Gum, Guaiac

Gum, Guaiac

Synonyms Guaiac; Guaiacum; Resin guaiac

CAS Number: 9000-29-7

EC Number: 232-535-2 MDL Number: MFCD00132801

SKU 02157291-CF
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Description

Product Description

Gum Guaiac

Application Notes

The phenolic α-guaiaconic acid acts as a colorimetric peroxidase substrate. When reacted with an organic or inorganic oxidizing agent, the α-guaiaconic acid is oxidized to a blue-colored quinone. The guaiac reaction has been used to detect trace amounts of heme from hemoglobin in the presence of peroxide.

Usage Statement

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Key Applications

Nutrition Research

Specifications
SKU 02157291-CF
Alternate Names Guaiac; Guaiacum; Resin guaiac
Application Notes The phenolic α-guaiaconic acid acts as a colorimetric peroxidase substrate. When reacted with an organic or inorganic oxidizing agent, the α-guaiaconic acid is oxidized to a blue-colored quinone. The guaiac reaction has been used to detect trace amounts of heme from hemoglobin in the presence of peroxide.
Base Catalog Number 157291
CAS # 9000-29-7
EC Number 232-535-2
Format Powder
Personal Protective Equipment Dust mask, Eyeshields, Gloves
RTECS Number ME6260000
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.