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|Synonym||Salmon Gal, 6-Chloro-3-(b-D-galactopyranosyloxy)indole, Rose Gal|
|Molecular Weight||329.73 g/mol|
|Product Category||Sugars & Carbohydrates | Enzyme Substrates | Biochemicals | Diagnostic Reagents|
|Specifications & Properties|
|Appearance||White to Off White to Light Blue Powder|
|UN Number||Not Applicable|
|Hazard Statements||Precautionary Statements: P261 – Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray. P264 – Wash hands thoroughly after handling. P280 – Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. P301+P312 – IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. P305+P351+P338 – IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.|
|Applications||6-Chloro-3-indolyl-β-D-galactopyranoside is a chemical compound frequently utilized in various enzymatic assays and biochemical studies.
It is commonly employed to detect and measure the activity of β-galactosidase enzymes. The compound reacts with β-galactosidase to produce a colored or fluorescent product, allowing for the quantification of enzyme activity.
Researchers in the fields of molecular biology, microbiology, and enzymology use this compound as a valuable tool for studying and measuring β-galactosidase activity in biological samples.
|Storage Temperature||-20 Degrees C|
|Transport Information||Non-Hazardous For Transport|
|Precautions for Safe Handling:||Handle with care, wearing appropriate protective equipment.
Avoid inhalation of dust or contact with skin and eyes.
Use in a well-ventilated area.
Store in a cool, dry place.
Keep container tightly closed.
Protect from light and moisture.
Store away from incompatible materials.