Rosolic acid is used as a pH indicator in the range from 5.0 to 6.8. It acts as an intermediate in the manufacturing dyes. It is involved in the activation of heme oxygenase and in the inhibition of DNA fragmentation. It finds application in the selective isolation of coliform bacteria.
Soluble in alcohol, sodium hydroxide, potassium hydroxide and strong acids. Insoluble in water.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
GHS P Statement
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