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Adenine, 99%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar A1490614

Quantity 25g

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Catalog No. AAA1490614


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Specifications

Description

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.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

73-24-5
135.13
UN2811
14,152
C5H5N5
MFCD00041790
5777
Adenine

Specifications

73-24-5
C5H5N5
MFCD00041790
5777
25g
99%
99%
135.13
UN2811
14,152
Adenine

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H301

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

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC SOLIDS, ORGANIC, N.O.S.

RTECSNumber : AU6125000

TSCA : TSCA

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