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M0430

Sigma-Aldrich

Methyl cellulose

meets USP testing specifications, viscosity: 400 cP

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Quality Level

Agency

USP/NF
meets USP testing specifications

form

powder

viscosity

320-480 cP, 2 % in water(20 °C)

application(s)

pharmaceutical (small molecule)

SMILES string

[*]OC[C@H]1O[C@@H](O[C@@H]2[C@@H](CO[*])O[C@@H](O[*])[C@H](O[*])[C@H]2O[*])[C@H](O[*])[C@@H](O[*])[C@@H]1O[*]

InChI key

YLGXILFCIXHCMC-JHGZEJCSSA-N

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General description

Methyl cellulose is an odorless and tasteless material. It is tough and non-toxic. Due to these properties, methyl cellulose is used as an adhesive in the food packaging industry. In water-soluble adhesives, it is utilized as a thickening agent.

Application

Methyl cellulose has been used as a supplement of Mammacult media for mammosphere culture from SUM159 TN breast cancer cells. It has also been used to formulate drugs such as ITI-007 and PCC0104005 to characterize their functional activity.

Packaging

100, 500 g in poly bottle

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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