Alfa Aesar™ Thymidine, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11493.06

THYMIDINE, 98% 5G

UNSPSC: 12352111

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 50-89-5 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 5g

Product Code. 11400403

Quantity Price
1 £ 24.17 / 5g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 24-01-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Thymidine
CAS 50-89-5
Formula Weight 242.23
MDL Number MFCD00006537
Beilstein 89285
Merck Index 14,9397

Specification

Formula Weight 242.23
Physical Form Powder
Chemical Name or Material Thymidine
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
MDL Number MFCD00006537
CAS 50-89-5
Beilstein 89285
Merck Index 14,9397
Melting Point 186° to 190°C
Quantity 5g
Odor Odorless
Optical Rotation +19° (c=1 in water)
RTECS Number XP2071000

Applications
Thymidine is used in the syntheses of active pharmaceutical ingredient such as zidovudine. It also pairs with deoxyadenosine in double-stranded deoxyribonucleic acid. It is used to synchronize the cells in G1/early S phase in cell biology.

Solubility
Soluble in water, methanol, hot ethanol, hot acetone, hot ethyl acetate, pyridine, glacial acetic acid and hydrochloric acid. Slightly soluble in hot chloroform .

Notes
Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.