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Sigma-Aldrich

Rhodamine B isothiocyanate

mixed isomers

Synonym(s):
RBITC
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C29H30ClN3O3S
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
536.08
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.47

Quality Level

form

powder

solubility

methanol: 10 mg/mL

λmax

555 nm

application(s)

diagnostic assay manufacturing
hematology
histology

storage temp.

room temp

SMILES string

[Cl-].CCN(CC)c1ccc2c(OC3=CC(\C=CC3=C2c4ccc(cc4C(O)=O)N=C=S)=[N+](\CC)CC)c1

InChI

1S/C29H29N3O3S.ClH/c1-5-31(6-2)20-10-13-23-26(16-20)35-27-17-21(32(7-3)8-4)11-14-24(27)28(23)22-12-9-19(30-18-36)15-25(22)29(33)34;/h9-17H,5-8H2,1-4H3;1H

InChI key

YVSWPCCVTYEEHG-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Related Categories

General description

Rhodamine B isothiocyanate (RBITC) is a fluorescent dye. It acts as an anterograde and retrograde marker of retinal neurons in the adult rat. (current GD)It is also known as RBITC, RhIc, RITC, and TRITC.

Application

Rhodamine B isothiocyanate has been used as a fluorescent probe to label the pathogenic bacterium Staphylococcus aureus and is also used to label type I collagen (C1). Other applications include -
  • labeling immunoglobulins
  • as a fluorescent probe of living cells
  • RBITC-Iabeled molecules like dextrans have been applied as probes of a cell′s endocytic activity and to mark cells to allow their subsequent migration to be detected

Packaging

100, 500 mg in glass bottle

Pictograms

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Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Dermal - Acute Tox. 4 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Eye Irrit. 2 - Resp. Sens. 1 - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Respiratory system

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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