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 07-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

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

Specification

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

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.