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X-Gal, molecular biology grade, 100 mg

X-Gal, molecular biology grade, 100 mg

Molecular Formula: C14H15BrClNO6 Molecular Weight: 408,6

Beilstein Registry Number: 1402009 EC Number: 230-640-8 MDL Number: MFCD00005666

Packaging size: 100 mg

SKU 11XGAL0100
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Description

Product Description

X-Gal (5-Bromo-4-Chloro-3-Indolyl-AY-D-galactopyranoside) is a β-galactosidase substrate. In the presence of β-galactosidase, X-Gal is hydrolyzed and yields a blue precipitate.

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.

Key Applications

Selection of galactosidase producing bacteria | Coliphage detection based on β-galactosidase induction | Detection of micrometastasis formation during tumor progession

Specifications
SKU 11XGAL0100
Base Catalog Number XGAL0100
Beilstein Registry Number 1402009
EC Number 230-640-8
Format Powder
Grade Molecular Biology Grade
Half Life 2 years
Molecular Formula C14H15BrClNO6
Molecular Weight 408,6
Optical Rotation [α]20D : -62 ± 2
Pack Size 100 mg
Personal Protective Equipment Eyeshields, Gloves, respirator filter
Purity >99%
Solubility Soluble in dimethylformamide (2% in DMF) & Dimethyl sulfoxide (20 mg/mL).
Sterility Non-Sterile
Typical Working Concentration X-Gal is used at a concentration of 40mg/mL.
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.