2,7-Diamino-10-ethyl-9-phenylphenanthridinium bromide, 1% aqueous solution

Catalogue Number BI4663

Synonym(s): Ethidinium bromide, 3,8-Diamino-5-ethyl-6-phenylphenanthridinium bromide

CAS Number

1239-45-8

Commodity Code

2933998090

MDL Number

MFCD00011724

Notes
Ethidinium bromide is an intercalating dye used in the visualisation of DNA and RNA in electrophoresis gels and caesium chloride density gradients
CAS: 1239-45-8 | BI4663 | 2,7-Diamino-10-ethyl-9-phenylphenanthridinium bromide, 1% aqueous solution
Formula Weight
394.31 g/mol
Chemical Hazard
Toxic/Mutagenic
GHS
Hazard Statements
H331: Toxic if inhaled.
H341: Suspected of causing genetic defects ({{{0|||message=<state route of exposure if it is conclusively proven that no other routes of exposure cause the hazard>|||filter=(_)?EXP_ROUTE_.+}}}).
Precautionary Statements
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