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Magnesium acetate, tetrahydra, 1 kg

Magnesium acetate, tetrahydra, 1 kg

Synonyms Cromosa; Acetic acid magnesium salt

CAS Number: 16674-78-5 Molecular Formula: C4H6O4Mg • 4H2O Molecular Weight: 214.46

Beilstein Registry Number: 3730605 EC Number: 205-554-9 MDL Number: MFCD00149214

Packaging size: 1 kg

SKU 0219142091
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SKU 0219142091
Alternate Names Cromosa; Acetic acid magnesium salt
Application Notes Magnesium acetate is used in chemistry and molecular biology as a reagent and a source of magnesium. Magnesium acetate has been widely used in the crystallization of proteins.
Base Catalog Number 19142091
Beilstein Registry Number 3730605
Biochemical Physiological Actions Magnesium has a variety of biological roles in enzymology, cell membrane and wall structural integrity, muscle cell physiology, and nucleic acid structure. Magnesium is an essential co-factor in many enzymes, including deoxyribonuclease (DNase), the restriction enzymes EcoR I and EcoR V, and Ribonuclease H. Magnesium also stabilizes polymeric nucleic acids such as transfer RNA and ribozymes.
CAS # 16674-78-5
EC Number 205-554-9
Grade ACS grade
Melting Point 72-75 °C(Lit.)
Molecular Formula C4H6O4Mg • 4H2O
Molecular Weight 214.46
Pack Size 1 kg
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Gloves, respirator filter
RTECS Number AI5600000
Solubility soluble in 1% acetic acid (100 mg/mL).
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