Adenine, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A14906.14

UNSPSC: 12352005

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 73-24-5 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 25g

Product Code. 11402717

Quantity Price
1 £ 25.12 / 25g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 14-06-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Adenine
CAS 73-24-5
Molecular Formula C5H5N5
Formula Weight 135.13
MDL Number MFCD00041790
UN Number UN2811
Beilstein 5777
Merck Index 14,152

Specification

Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P264-P270-P301+P310-P321-P330-P405-P501a
Formula Weight 135.13
Quantity 25g
MDL Number MFCD00041790
Merck Index 14,152
Assay 99%
UN Number UN2811
TSCA TSCA
RTECS Number AU6125000
Health Hazard 1 Danger
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC SOLIDS, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Beilstein 5777
Assay Percent Range 99%
CAS 73-24-5
Chemical Name or Material Adenine
Molecular Formula C5H5N5

Applications
Adenine is used as an active component of boron-deficient media to grow yeast in order to assess whether yeast growth is stimulated by boron. It is useful as a local antiseptic and vitamin B4. Further, it is used in the microbial determination of niacin. It is also employed as a food supplement for adult rats to investigate the effects of dietary adenine overload. In addition to this, it is used in the production of nucleotides of the nucleic acids.

Solubility
Soluble in hot water, methanol and ethanol. Slightly soluble in cold water. Insoluble in diethyl ether.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H301

GHS P Statement
P264-P270-P301+P310-P321-P330-P405-P501a