Rifampicin, Fisher BioReagents


Overview
Brand: Fisher Bioreagents

Manufacturer Part Number: BP2679-1

UNSPSC: 51101500

Code: 32

Additional Details:
Additional Details: Weight: 0.05100kg


Packaging Amber Glass
Quantity 1g

Product Code. 10533325

Quantity Price
1 £ 51.9 / 1g
In Stock 4
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Rifampicin
CAS 13292-46-1
Physical Form Solid
Assay Percent Range 97%
Molecular Formula C43H55N4O12
Formula Weight 822.96
Synonym Rif

Specification

Melting Point 183°C
Formula Weight 822.96
Quantity 1g
Merck Index 15, 8341
Synonym Rif
Crystallinity Pass Test
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
Substances known to cause developmental toxicity in humans. Harmful if swallowed. May cause skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritation. Use personal protective equipment. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Immediate medical attention is required.

NFPA

Health:2
Flammability:0
Instability:0
Rifampicin quinine < 1.5%
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
One Peak < 1.0%
Recommended Storage 4°C
CAS 13292-46-1
Assay Percent Range 97%
Sulfated Ash < 0.1%
Physical Form Solid
Loss on Drying < 1.0%
Purity Inclusive between 97.0%
Health Hazard 2 WARNING!
Identification Pass Test
Packaging Amber Glass
Molecular Formula C43H55N4O12
Color Orange
Chemical Name or Material Rifampicin
Heavy Metals < 20ppm
Sum of Peaks < 3.5%

  • An antibiotic used to inhibit synthesis of proteins during recombinant protein expression in bacteria
  • Rif inhibits bacterial DNA-dependent RNA polymerase 
  • Rif can also be used as a selective agent for some strains
  • Mammalian RNA polymerase is not affected

Documentation Safety and Handling
ChemAlertStorageSymbol : Gray

WARNING!

Emergency Overview
Substances known to cause developmental toxicity in humans. Harmful if swallowed. May cause skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritation. Use personal protective equipment. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Do not use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artifici. Immediate medical attention is required.

NFPA

Health:2
Flammability:0
Instability:0

4°C