Crystal violet

Catalog No.: A10245
Crystal violet is a triarylmethane dye. The dye is used as a histological stain and in Gram??s method of classifying bacteria.
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Discription Crystal violet is a triarylmethane dye. The dye is used as a histological stain and in Gram??s method of classifying bacteria.
Product Information
Catalog Num A10245
Formula C25H30ClN3
Molecular Weight 407.98
CAS Number 548-62-9
SMILES CN(C)C1=CC=C(C=C1)C(=C2C=CC(=[N+](C)C)C=C2)C3=CC=C(C=C3)N(C)C.[Cl-]
Synonyms Gentian violet, Methyl Violet 10B, hexamethyl pararosaniline chloride, pyoctanin(e)

Store lyophilized at -20ºC, keep desiccated.
In lyophilized form, the chemical is stable for 36 months.
In solution, store at -20ºC and use within 3 months to prevent loss of potency. Aliquot to avoid multiple freeze/thaw cycles.

In vitro DMSO 75 mg/mL (183.83 mM)
Water 13 mg/mL (31.86 mM)
Ethanol 7 mg/mL (17.15 mM)
* <1 mg/ml means slightly soluble or insoluble.
* Please note that Adooq tests the solubility of all compounds in-house, and the actual solubility may differ slightly from published values. This is normal and is due to slight batch-to-batch variations.
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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.1 mM 24.51 mL 122.56 mL 245.11 mL
0.5 mM 4.9 mL 24.51 mL 49.02 mL
1 mM 2.45 mL 12.26 mL 24.51 mL
5 mM 0.49 mL 2.45 mL 4.9 mL
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